- IA Topic : Scales
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: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. ...
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.
Seminar on Methodological and Conceptual Approaches for Researching Climate Change at Different Societal Scales
Excerpt:Abstracts are invited for paper or poster contributions to the BSA Climate Change Study Group seminar on "Methodological and conceptual approaches for researching climate change at different societal scales" in March 2012. The deadline for the submission of abstracts is 25 November, 2011. ...