- Geographical focus : European Union
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.
Excerpt:The 13th International Conference on Environmental Science and Technology (CEST2013) will take place from 5-9 September, 2013 in Athens, Greece. The biennial event is one of the worldwide leading environmental conferences. The closing date for the submission of abstracts is 1 November, 2012.
Excerpt:The organisers of the panel "The Governance of Unsustainability" to be held at the 7th ECPR General Conference 2013 from 4-7 September, 2013 are calling for papers. The deadline for the submission of abstracts is 1 February, 2013.
Excerpt:Soil biodiversity may be under threat to varying degrees in 56% of EU territory, according to new research from the Joint Research Centre (JRC), published on 3 September. Intensive agriculture is the biggest threat, followed by carbon loss, invasive species, erosion and contamination.
Excerpt:The organisers of the RCSL Congress 2013 "Environment and the Law: Popular Struggles, Epidemiology and Resistance", which will take place from 3-6 September, 2013 in Toulouse, France, are calling for papers to be submitted by 1 February, 2013.
Belpasso International Summer School on Environmental Economics "Frontiers in Economics of Natural Hazards and Disaster Risk Reduction Financing Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Adaptation"
Excerpt:The broader objective of the Belpasso International Summer School is to provide advanced training for young researchers who are also EAERE members from all over Europe and beyond on European issues of environmental and resource economics.
Excerpt:From 7-8 October, 2013 a workshop on "Pathways, scenarios and backcasting for sustainable and low-carbon lifestyles" will be held in Rotterdam, Netherlands. This workshop aims at discussing results, cases and methods from recent EU-funded and other research on this topic.
Excerpt:The Human Frontier Science Program Organization invites applications for its two international postdoctoral programs: Long-Term Fellowships (LTF) for biologists and Cross-Disciplinary Fellowships (CDF)for natural scientists from outside the life sciences.