climate, eco-system services, Economic Modelling
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 SEEK Workshop on "Non-linear Modelling: Theory and Applications" is organised within the framework of the research programme 'Strengthening Efficiency and Competitiveness in the European Knowledge Economies' (SEEK) and will take place in Mannheim, Germany from 12-13 December, 2012.
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 Department of Animal Ecology & Systematics, Faculty of Biology and Chemistry, Justus-Liebig-University, Giessen, Germany, is currently seeking a highly motivated candidate for a PhD position in ecological-economic modelling.
Conference on "Health. Development. Inequality. Economic Modelling Of How Health And Inequalities Shape Development."
Excerpt:The goal of the conference on "Health. Development. Inequality. Economic Modelling Of How Health And Inequalities Shape Development" is to bring together international scholars working on aspects of the health and development nexus for exchange of ideas and discussion of recent results within theoretical and applied economic research. ...
Excerpt:The Marine Economics Unit of Ifremer and the Centre for the Law and Economics of the Sea of the University of Western Brittany (Brest, France) has a post-doc position in ecological economics modelling. ...
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 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.