Policy Learning, Scales, conservation
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.
Excerpt:The organisers of the "IUFRO 2013 Joint Conference - Future Directions of Small-scale and Community-based Forestry" are now calling for papers. The event is a joint conference of IUFRO 3.08 Research Group "Small-scale Forestry" and the IUFRO 6.08 Research Group "Gender and Forestry", which will take place from 8-12 September, 2013.
Scale in Environmental Governance: Power Reconfiguration, Democratic Legitimacy and Institutional (Mis-) Fit
Excerpt:The symposium on "Scale in Environmental Governance" aims to elaborate the wide range of perspectives from which scalar issues in environmental governance can be adressed. The event will take place from 7-8 March, 2013 at the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities. The deadline for the submission of abstracts is 1 October, 2012.
Excerpt:Researchers in the Tyndall Centre at University of East Anglia have just produced the first comparative analysis of policy dismantling in different policy fields.
Excerpt:The conference takes a broad interest in the area of resources, development and conservation, including but not limited to: plant genetic resources and food security issues, deforestation and development, fisheries and institutional adaptation, development and conservation, wildlife conservation and park pricing, and international trade. ...
Excerpt:The University of Chicago and the French Development Agency announce a conference to be held in Paris on 14-15 June, 2012, devoted to exploring concerns about global impacts of local politics and power relations and helping scholars to exchange concepts, research designs, methods and professional networks. ...
Excerpt:In the International Year of Forests, the key objective of this science to policy conference is to identify how science can contribute to improved ecosystem services of forests for the benefit of the people. ...
Excerpt:The conference takes a broad interest in the area of resources, development and conservation, including but not limited to: plant genetic resources and food security issues, deforestation and development, fisheries and institutional adaptation, development and conservation, wildlife conservation, international trade, and regulation.
Special Issue of Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment: Scaling Methods in Integrated Assessment of Agricultural Systems
Excerpt:This special issue contains eleven articles on scaling issues in integrated assessment of agriculture systems. ...
LIAISE Session at 2011 Colorado Conference on Earth System Governance "Crossing Boundaries and Building Bridges"
Excerpt:A LIAISE session on "Linking Research to Practice. Knowledge, Measurement and Policy Appraisal" was held at the Colorado Conference on Earth System Governance "Crossing Boundaries and Building Bridges", 17-20 May, 2011, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO.