- Geographical focus : Extra-EU
Excerpt:The International Congress "Hidden Hunger" will take place from 6-9 March, 2013 at the University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart, Germany. The event aims to create awareness of "Hidden Hunger" as a global problem in order to get the issue on the agenda of policy makers, academics and industry.
Excerpt:The organisers of the interdisciplinary conference "Energy Transitions: Regulation of Energy Markets at National, European and International Levels", which will take place from 4-5 March, 2013 at the University of Eastern Finland, Joensuu invite for the submission of papers by 1 December, 2012.
Excerpt:GESIS has organised its 42nd Spring Seminar. This time the lectures will address "Aspects of statistical modeling with survey data". The lectures will take place from 25 February to 15 March, 2013 at various universities in Spain, The Netherlands and South Africa.
Excerpt:The international conference "Reed as a Renewable Resource (RRR)" will take place from 14-16 February, 2013 in Greifswald, Germany. The event will be about the utilisation of wetland plants such as common reed, sedges, reed canary grass, or cattail. ...
Excerpt:The launch of the LIAISE Toolbox beta version is well underway. We have continuously been working on adding new content, organizing content through different taxonomies and improving search functionalities. ...
Excerpt:Lord Stern, author of the 2006 UK government-commissioned review on climate change that became the reference work for politicians and green campaigners, now says he underestimated the risks, and should have been more 'blunt' about the threat posed to the economy by rising temperatures. ...
Excerpt:This thematic issue of Environmental Modelling and Software focuses on modelling systemic change in coupled socio-environmental systems, with an emphasis on how model design is (or should be) aimed at representing the processes and consequences of systemic changes, and how such changes may be governed. ...
Excerpt:The overarching theme of the symposium is to analyze how the concept of transition ties in with the notion of sustainable development.
Excerpt:The Tokyo Conference on Earth System Governance will be held from 28-31 January, 2013 at the United Nations University (UNU) Conference Center at the UNU headquarters, Tokyo, Japan. The conference will cover themes such as the Architecture of Earth System Governance in the 21st century and Nuclear Safety and Post-disaster Governance.
Excerpt:The 9th International Conference on Environmental, Cultural, Economic and Social Sustainability will take place from 23-25 January, 2013 in Hiroshima, Japan. The event tackles the various aspects of sustainability in a multidisciplinary way. ...