- Geographical focus : European Union
Excerpt:The Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research together with the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis is organising an international conference on climate change effects - Impacts World 2013.
Excerpt:The Global Water System Project and its International Project Office based in Bonn, Germany, is organizing an international conference on "Water in the Anthropocene: Challenges for Science and Governance. Indicators, Thresholds and Uncertainties of the Global Water System", to be held from 21-24 May, 2013 in Bonn, Germany.
Excerpt:The CMCC-ICCG Summer School will take place from 20-29 May, 2013 in Venice, Italy. The summer school will be about "Climate Change Impacts and Policy in the Mediterranean Basin".
Workshop on "Fragmentation in Global Environmental Law and Governance: Exploring the Causes, Consequences and Responses"
Excerpt:The Institute for Environmental Studies (IVM), VU University Amsterdam, and the Stockholm Environment Institute jointly organize a workshop on "Fragmentation in Global Environmental Law and Governance: Exploring the Causes, Consequences and Responses". ...
Excerpt:John Gowdy and Paulo A.L.D. Nunes are calling for papers for their special issue on "Marine Economics and Policy Related to Ecosystem Services: Lessons from the Mediterranean, Black and Caribbean Regional", which is expected to be published in the Journal "Ecosystem Services" by the end of 2014.
33rd Annual Conference of the International Association for Impact Assessment (IAIA): "The Next Generation"
Excerpt:The conference theme embraces the impact of current global change now and in the coming decades and how impact assessment (IA) itself will evolve as a result. The "next generation" refers to both a new generation of practitioners and new approaches to IA practice internationally to address issues of global concern. ...
Excerpt:The Centre for Fisheries & Aquaculture Management & Economics in collaboration with the University of Kiel is arranging a PhD course on "Applied Econometrics for Renewable Resource Economics" that will take place from 13-17 May, 2013.
Excerpt:The University of Surrey is organizing a multidisciplinary workshop on "Greening Economics, Greening Society: What is the Role of the EU?". The workshop will be held from 9 - 10 May, 2013 at the University of Surrey in Guildford, England.
Excerpt:As LIAISE is entering its final year of gathering evidence on impact assessment (IA) for sustainable development (SD), a future vision on IA for SD – and in particular in relation to tool use in the process – is gradually emerging. From the evidence in LIAISE it becomes clear that IA is increasingly used in evaluating the impacts of decision ex ant
Excerpt:The LIAISE toolbox contains descriptions of different types of knowledge which can be used in the context of policy impact Assessment. With this toolbox we aim to provide two different services: 1) a library of models, methods, good practices, experts and 2) a community platform to collaborate in the field of Impact Assessment. ...