- IA Topic : Climate Change
Excerpt:IASS is currently offering a position on 'Ocean Governance' available for 2 years. The IASS is an interntional, interdisciplinary centre of excellence located in Potsdam, Germany, promoting research for sustainablity in particular with respect to climate change and the Earth system. Applications until 30 April, 2012.
Excerpt:Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM), a leading research institute on sustainable development (www.feem.it) is looking to recruit motivated and talented researchers to cover open positions within the Climate Change and Sustainable Development Research Programme.
Excerpt:Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei (FEEM), a leading research institute on sustainable development (www.feem.it) is looking to recruit a motivated and talented researcher to cover an open position within the Climate Change and Sustainable Development Research Programme.
Excerpt:Coastal protection is a world wide issue that requires huge investments to sustain safety, economy and ecology in low lying Delta areas under climate change. During this conference various scenarios will be critically reviewed by international experts and results will be presented at the conference. ...
Excerpt:The PhD Programme in Science and Management of Climate Change is jointly organized by the Ca' Foscari University of Venice and the Euro-Mediterranean Centre for Climate Change (CMCC). Applications for the academic year 2012-13 can be submitted until 11 April, 2012.
BSA Climate Change Study Group Event: Methodological and Conceptual Approaches for Researching Climate Change at Different Societal Scales
Excerpt:The seminar aims to reflect upon the methodological and/or conceptual challenges that sociological research on climate change at different societal scales poses (e.g. household, local, regional or national), and the ways in which researchers have innovated methodological tools and/or conceptual approaches to address these challenges.
Excerpt:On 23 March, 2012 the European Climate Adaptation Platform CLIMATE-ADAPT was launched by the European Commission. The platform is developed for the European Commission by a consortium led by Alterra. It supports the development of the knowledge base required for policy development on climate adaptation. ...
Excerpt:A conference on "Beyond carbon: ensuring justice and equity in REDD+ across levels of governance" is held 23-24 March, 2012 at St. Anne's College, Oxford, UK.
Excerpt:The OECD has published an "Environmental Outlook to 2050: The Consequences of Inaction". The report urges countries as they struggle with immediate challenges of stretched public finances and high unemployment that they must not neglect the longer term. Action needs to be taken now to prevent irreversible damage to the environment.