- IA Topic : research
Excerpt:The European Commission is organising an Info Day on the FP7 Environment Research in the specific field of "water innovation demonstration" projects on 15 January, 2013.
Excerpt:The publication "Policy Relevant Sustainability Research" guides various kinds of interested parties by providing detailed actor-specific requirement profiles for policy relevant sustainability research that aims to bridge specific knowledge to bear on policy issues relating to sustainable development.
Excerpt:The paper presents an interdisciplinary research management framework that makes research project's coordinator functions explicit and plausible. The framework aims to facilite structured planning, conducting and evaluating of management activities for large interdisciplinary projects.
Excerpt:The European Commission published its new Environmental Action Plan (7th EAP) on 29 November, 2012 which sets the EU’s policy priorities in this area until 2020.
Excerpt:The CONSIDER project is investigating aspects of Civil Society Organisation (CSO)participation in research. To this end and as a panel participating in this year’s Society for Social Studies of Science Conference, CONSIDER is calling for papers that explore CSOs participation in research.
Excerpt:The selected applicant will join a team engaged in analysing a wide range of issues regarding sustainability, climate and energy economics. He/she will have the opportunity to conduct research on sustainability assessment and applied research in a wide range of environmental economics (constructing sustainability indices,...
Excerpt:The LIAISE Shared Research Agenda will provide cutting edge research questions to attract both researchers and funding agencies. The agenda will be fed from scientists of different disciplines and practitioners. ...
Excerpt:The Planet Under Pressure Conference with its 3,000 participants is the world's largest gathering of experts on global environmental and social issues. The declaration is to be seen in context of the UN Summit Rio+20 in June 2012. The conference presented new initiatives as recommendations for the Rio+20 Summit. ...
Excerpt:The AFR Grant Scheme (Aides à la Formation-Recherche) of the National Research Fund Luxembourg (FNR) supports PhD and postdoctoral research training projects in Luxembourg and abroad. The research stay lasts up to two years. Candidates of all nationalities and fields of studys may apply. ...
Excerpt:The ETH Zurich Postdoctoral Fellowship Programme supports incoming fellowships for postdoctoral researchers. It involves a research stay of one to two years during which the salary, an allowance for research costs, and a mobility allowance will be granted. Applications have to be submitted conjointly by the fellow and an ETH Zurich Professor. ...