- IA Topic : Sustainable Production
Excerpt:The 18th Annual International Sustainable Development Research Conference will be held from 24-26 June, 2012 at the University of Hull, United Kingdom. This international peer reviewed conference will provide a forum for discussion on the complex issue of sustainability, welcoming both empirical and theoretical contributions. ...
Excerpt:ERSCP 2012 is entitled ‘SCP (Sustainable Consumption and Production) meets Industry’ and will take place 2-4 May, 2012 in Bregenz, Austria. The call for papers of the 15th ERSCP in 2012 places special emphasis on intense and vivacious dialogue between research and business, which is illustrated by the motto "SCP meets industry".
Excerpt:The International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT) seeks a highly qualified agricultural economist to join their international team of scientists working on improving the livelihoods of farmers and the poor in the developing world. ...
Excerpt:This conference will provide a platform for participants to sample the latest and greatest thinking on SCP, sustainable lifestyles, entrepreneurship and intrapreneurship. Entrepreneurs, intrapreneurs and innovators working on solutions addressing sustainable lifestyles will be invited to test and improve their concepts and business models. ...
Excerpt:Part of the project „CORPUS – Enhancing the Connectivity Between Research and Policy-Making in Sustainable Consumption“, which is funded by the EU Seventh Framework programme, the “Policy Meets Research” workshops offer practical assistance in evidence-based policy-making for sustainable consumption and an offline opportunity for networking.
Excerpt:The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) is developing a Global Outlook on Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP) Policies. UNEP is furthermore conducting a global survey on SCP among governments, business, and civil society organizations.