Excerpt:The focus of the tenth annual meeting, to be held at the University of East Anglia, UK on 12-14 June, 2013 will be on developing ideas and concepts that are not only thematically concerned with the environment but are themselves contributions to ecological action. ...
SCORAI 2013 Conference "The Future of Consumerism and Well-Being in a World of Ecologcial Constraints"
Excerpt:The Sustainable Consumption Research and Action Initiative (SCORAI) is organizing an international conference to be held on 12-14 June, 2013 at Clark University in Worcester, Massachusetts, USA. The conference focuses the future of consumerism and well-being in a world of ecological constraints.
Excerpt:The Nordic Environmental Social Sciences Conference, which will take place from 11-13 June, 2013 in Copenhagen, Denmark, aims to stimulate a new thinking, which goes beyond current paradigms on 'old' problems caused by human behavior such as climate change, excessive consumption and a degradation of the environment and biodiversity.
Excerpt:The University of Barcelona invites to the 2nd Multinational Knowledge Brokerage Event on Sustainable Housing. The event will take place from 6-7 June, 2013 in Barcelona, Spain.
Conference on "Environmental Communication: Participation Revisited Openings and Closures for Deliberation on the Commons"
Excerpt:The International Environmental Communication Association (IECA) and the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) are calling for papers for the 12th Biennial Conference on Communication and Environment held from 6-10 June, 2013 in Uppsala, Sweden. The Deadline for the submission of extended abstracts is 1 September, 2013.
Excerpt:The UFZ Leipzig Graduate School offers a HIGRADE Advanced Course on matters related to science policy interfaces and transdisciplinarity.
Excerpt:Summer School "Rural Development Beyond Agriculture: Perspectives and Potentials". Organisation/Location: The University of Applied Forest Sciences, Rottenburg (HFR), in collaboration with and through funding from the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), and in co-operation with the Annual Conference "Tropentag".
Excerpt:The International Center for Climate Governance (ICCG - www.iccgov.org) - a think tank focusing its activities on climate policy design and governance - is calling for applications for a six-month visiting research position for PhD Students or Post Docs.
Excerpt:Resilient Cities 2013 - the 4th Global Forum on Urban Resilience and Adaptation will take place from 31 May to 2 June, 2013 in Bonn, Germany.
Excerpt:The IMPACTS WORLD 2013 conference aims to develop a new vision for climate impacts research by laying the foundations for regular, community-driven syntheses of climate change impact analyses. It will bring together leading scientists and decision makers from local to international levels.