- IA Topic : water management
Excerpt:STEP-WISE and STREAM projects are jointly organising their final conference on 3-4 December, 2012 in Brussels, presenting concrete instruments to facilitate the dialogue between researchers, politicians and research-users. ...
Post-Doc Position on the Potential of Cooperative Agreements for Water Quality Management in Rural Areas
Excerpt:The post-doctoral researcher is expected to work on a project evaluating the potential of co-operative agreements between farmers and other water users as an as an alternative or a complementary tool to other agri-environmental policy instruments (regulation, incentive schemes).
Excerpt:The Faculty of Agriculture and Horticulture - Department of Agricultural Economics of the Humboldt- Universität zu Berlin is offering a 2-year research position in project "The scalar organization of natural resource governance: an institutionalist perspective on the transformation of water and marine governance in the EU".
Excerpt:For the book 'Economics of Water Management' edited by Thomas Bournaris, Julio Berbel, Basil Manos and Davide Viaggi, which will be published by Science Publishers, chapter proposal are being called. Submission deadline for chapter proposals is 15 August, 2012.
Excerpt:The Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research – UFZ offers exciting research topics, excellent supervision, solid structures, interdisciplinary team work and tailored qualification at the UFZ Graduate School HIGRADE – the best conditions to start a successful career.
European Summer School of Resources and Environmental Economics on Management of International Water
Excerpt:The 2012 Summer School will take place from 1-7 July, 2012 at the VIU campus on the Island of San Servolo, in Venice, located just in front of St. Mark's Square. The theme of this Summer School is Management of International Water. The deadline for applications is 1 February, 2012.
Excerpt:The 6th World Water Forum will be held from 12-17 March, 2012 in Marseille, France. It gathers all stakeholders around today's issues that cannot be undertaken without a common framework of goals and concrete targets to reach. The goal of it is to tackle the challenges our world is facing and to bring water high on all political agendas. ...
Excerpt:The Water and Livelihood Initiative (WLI) is looking for a Technical Coordinator. The WLI Technical Coordinator will provide technical support to the research, training, and outreach and pilot programs with multiple components including irrigation and water management, water resources assessment, and water use and productivity in agriculture.
Excerpt:The ‘Sustainable Management of Natural Resources’ is the theme of a major project being undertaken on behalf of the European Parliament’s Science and Technology Options Assessment (STOA) unit. In this context, IEEP is organising a workshop with a special focus on water and agriculture.
Excerpt:STREAM project has announced that the 1st module of its e-Learning Course is now available online. It will be accessible until December 2011. Through a very practical approach, this online course is addressed to three main categories of actors involved in water technology, research and management issues: policy makers, researchers and technicians.