- IA Topic : Climate Change
Excerpt:The Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment at the London School of Economics is recruiting a research fellow on "Economics of Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation". The deadline for application is 26 October, 2011. ...
International Conference on Adaptive Management of Ecosystems: The Knowledge System of Societies for Adaption and Mitigation of Impacts of Climate Change
Excerpt:This conference aims at discussing topics related to the adaptive management of ecosystems which will be discussed in 6 sessions, including socio-ecological systems, biodiversity, natural capital, land use, etc. ...
Excerpt:The World Agroforestry Centre in Nairobi, Kenya is looking for a senior scientist on climate change and development. The deadline for application is 14 October, 2011.
Excerpt:The 15th Annual Chatham House Conference on Climate Change will assess the prospects for progress on climate action at the UN talks in Durban and in other spheres. ...
Excerpt:Europe should maintain its leadership on climate change and maintain pressure on global partners to save the Kyoto protocol. There are really two paths for Europe, writes climate activist Wendel Trio, either to extend its commitment to the Kyoto Protocol or to move towards ending it.
Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research: 2 Post-Doc and 5 PhD Positions in Climate Change Policy
Excerpt:The Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK) is seeking suitable candidates for several new research positions. Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis until the positions are filled. ...
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. ...
Research Facilitator (Science Officer): Pro-Poor Climate Change Mitigation, World Agroforestry Centre, Nairobi, Kenya
Excerpt:The CGIAR Research Program, Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security is a major collaborative endeavour between the international agricultural and global environmental change research communities, and their respective partners. The Science Officer will support and coordinate research activities of the CCAFS theme on Pro-Poor Climate. ...
Excerpt:The Scientific Committee of the European Environment Agency (EEA) unanimously passed an opinion calling for 'a major revision of EU policies and directives related to bioenergy.' It argues that the assumption that bioenergy was carbon neutral is wrong and results in measurement errors. ...
International Symposium on "Limits to the Anthropocene: What are the Boundaries of Human Intervention Into Nature?", University of Hamburg
Excerpt:This international symposium will focus on the social, ethical and natural boundaries of human interventions into nature. It aims at bringing together experts from the natural and social sciences, economists, environmental activists and others to provide a platform for an interdisciplinary discussion.