Landscape Functions and People - Strategic Approaches for Climate Smart, Sustainable and Productive Landscapes
Excerpt:The Wageningen UR Centre for Development Innovation is offering a course on "Strategic Approaches for Climate Smart, Sustainable and Productive Landscapes" taking place from 18-29 November, 2013 in Bangkok, Thailand.
Excerpt:The Cardiff University offers two PhD scholarships related to research in "Food and Sustainable City Regions". The deadline for applications is 1 March, 2013.
CfP: Networked Regions and Cities in Times of Fragmentation: Developing Smart, Sustainable and Inclusive Places
Excerpt:The Regional Studies Association is organising its European Conference 2012 on Networked Regions and Cities in Times of Fragmentation: Developing Smart, Sustainable and Inclusive Places. The deadline for abstract submission is 10 February, 2012.
Excerpt:The Tyndall Centre for Climate Change is hosting the second annual PhD Conference at theUniversity of East Anglia (Norwich, UK) from the 11-13 April, 2012. There will be four paper sessions reflecting the four themes of the Tyndall Centre: Land and Water, Cities and Coasts, Governance and Behaviour, and Energy and Emissions. ...
Excerpt:From 17-20 June, 2012, a conference on urban environmental pollution will take place in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The focus will be on the topic of healthy, liveable cities. Abstracts should be submitted by 16 January, 2012.
Excerpt:The World Agroforestry Centre in Nairobi, Kenya, is looking for a post-doc scientist for its landscape surveillance system. Applications should be sent in before 4 November, 2011. ...
Excerpt:As part of the International Water Week in Amsterdam, STREAM Project convenes a policy seminar on urban water management. The objective of this seminar is to show the currentstate of both the European policy and research efforts on urban water management as well as the best practices and challenges for practical implementation. ...
Excerpt:The BRIDGE project is a joint effort of 14 European Organizations aiming at incorporating sustainability aspects in urban planning processes, accounting for some well recognized relations between urban metabolism and urban structure. ...
Excerpt:Innovation can occur from integration – the recombination of existing knowledge in new ways. The second event in this ESRC Research Seminar series brings together researchers and practitioners to reflect on integration in contemporary international eco-city developments. ...
Excerpt:As part of the 25th anniversary of the Environmental Policy Research Centre Berlin, a panel discussion on the role of cities in climate policy will take place on 7 October, 2011. ...