Biodiversity, governance, housing, Offspring, Land
Excerpt:The organizing committee of the 9th International Conference in Interpretive Policy Analysis with the theme "Governance and Beyond: Knowledge, Technology and Communication in a Globalizing World" is calling for proposals for full, paper-based panels, roundtables, and individual papers. Submission deadline is 17 January, 2014.
Excerpt:On 1-3 July, 2014, the fifth global conference organized by the Earth System Governance Project will be held at the University of East Anglia in Norwich, UK. The theme of the conference is "Access and Allocation in the Anthropocene".
Excerpt:The International Farming Systems Association IFSA announces its 2014 PhD Course. The course will be held in connection to the 11th IFSA Symposium and draw on the gathering of specialists and researchers within this field. ...
Excerpt:The second Summer Institute on Contested Global Landscapes will be held at Cornell University 18-23 May, 2014. The theme is "Knowledge and the Politics of Land". ...
Excerpt:The Bamberg Graduate School of Social Sciences (BAGSS) invites applications for up to 7 fellowships/scholarships for doctoral candidates from highly qualified graduates from the fields of Political Science, Sociology, Psychology, Educational Science, Economics, Demography and Statistics.
Assessing Planetary and Regional Nitrogen Boundaries Related to Food Security and Adverse Environmental Impacts
Excerpt:This paper describes the concept of -, governance interest in- and criticism on planetary boundaries, specifically with respect to the nitrogen (N) cycle. The authors suggest an holistic approach for an updated planetary N boundary. ...
LIAISEoffspring Workshop "Impact Assessment: Methods for Evidence-Based Policy-Making and their Contexts of Use"
Excerpt:The LIAISEoffspring Network is organizing a workshop for ECRs on “Methods for Evidence-Based Policy-Making and their Contexts of Use” on 17-18 October, 2013 close to Berlin! We were asked to extend the deadline, which is now 30 August, 2013. For more information see the attached flyer.
Excerpt:The Dissertations Initiative for the Advancement of Climate Change Research (DISCCRS) is inviting applications for its 8th Climate Change Research Symposium for early-career scholars. The event will take place from 12-19 October, 2013 at the La Foret Conference Centre in Colorado Springs, CO.
Excerpt:The University of Milan is holding a workshop on "Sociology And Political Science In Dialogue On Rational Choice Theory And Applications" on 19-20 September, 2013.
Excerpt:The 15th Annual BIOECON Conference will be held at Kings College Cambridge, England on 19-20 September 2013. This year’s meeting is inviting attention to the relationship between biodiversity and land use management, population and food security.