- IA Topic : genetic resources
Conference "Governing Pooled Knowledge Resources- Building Institutions for Sustainable Scientific, Cultural and Genetic Resource Commons"
Excerpt:A call for papers has been issued for a conference on "Governing Pooled Knowledge Resources: Building Institutions for Sustainable Scientific, Cultural and Genetic Resource Commons". The deadline for abstract submissions is 15 January, 2012. ...
Excerpt:The Wageningen University & Research Centre (Netherlands) offers a Postdoc position on Climate Change Effects on Plant Genetic Resources. They are looking for a Post-Doc scientist with demonstrable experience in the application of GIS techniques and with knowledge of climate change models.
Workshop on "Access and Benefit Sharing (ABS) Governance after the Nagoya Protocol: Architecture and Actors"
Excerpt:The Fridtjof Nansen Institute (FNI, Lysaker, Norway) and the Institute for European Studies (IES, Vrije Universiteit Brussels, Belgium) invite applications for their workshop on "Access and Benefit Sharing (ABS) Governance after the Nagoya Protocol: Architecture and Actors" to be held from 26-27 September, 2011 at the FNI in Norway.
Excerpt:The Science, Technology and Environment (STE) Policy Lab in the Department of Public Administration at the University of Illinois, Chicago, is seeking a postdoctoral scholar to conduct research and assist with policy implementation in the area of genetic resources for food and agriculture. ...