climate, air pollution, emission trends, Arctic
Landscape Functions and People - Strategic Approaches for Climate Smart, Sustainable and Productive Landscapes
Excerpt:The Wageningen UR Centre for Development Innovation is offering a course on "Strategic Approaches for Climate Smart, Sustainable and Productive Landscapes" taking place from 18-29 November, 2013 in Bangkok, Thailand.
Excerpt:The European Commission presented a package advancing action on climate change adaptation on 16 April, 2013. The package includes the EU strategy on adaptation to climate change and a Green Paper on insurance in the context of natural and man-made disasters.
Excerpt:The Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK) offers a new research position. The successful applicant will be involved in the research on climate change mitigation policies. Applications will be evaluated on an ongoing basis until the position is filled; first assessment of applications mid-February 2013.
Excerpt:The Convention on Long-Range Transboundary Air Pollution (CLRTAP) under the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) was established in 1979 to control damage to ecosystems and cultural heritage from acid rain, initially in Europe. ...
Excerpt:The 24th PhD Workshop on International Climate Policy (ICP) will take place at Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg (ALU), and the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems Freiburg (ISE), on 3-4 May, 2012. The workshop will cover topics of relevance for climate change mitigation and adaptation. ...
Excerpt:The European Environmental Agency (EEA) reports that twelve member states exceeded one or more of the emission limits set by the EU National Emission Ceilings (NEC) Directive in 2010.
Excerpt:The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation is seeking a Climate and Energy Program Officer for the Environment Program. The Climate and Energy Program Officer will report to the Environment Program Director and be based in Menlo Park, California.
Fellowship Programme at the Institute for Advanced Studies on Science, Technology and Society (IAS-STS), Graz, Austria
Excerpt:The IAS-STS invites researchers to apply for a stay between 1 October, 2012, and 30 June, 2013, as a Research Fellow (up to nine months) or as a Visiting Scholar (shorter period, e.g. a month). ...
Excerpt:The Institute for Ecologic Economy Research (IÖW) is looking for a senior researcher to support its work on climate and energy issues. Candidates should have a relevant professional experience of at least 3 years. ...