Ireland, The United Kingdom, farming, Trends
Excerpt:The University of Stirling, Scotland invites to a conference on Policy Delivery on Low Carbon Energy Generation Infrastructure in the UK on 5 April, 2013.
Excerpt:The Cardiff University offers two PhD scholarships related to research in "Food and Sustainable City Regions". The deadline for applications is 1 March, 2013.
Excerpt:The University of Edinburgh is seeking candidates for a full-time, open-ended position as researcher, teacher, and administration in Science, Technology and Innovation Studies Subject Group of the School of Social and Political Science.
Excerpt:The UK government wishes to renegotiate the EU’s environmental policy powers, prime minister David Cameron said on 23 January. Cameron made the comment shortly after giving a major speech on the UK’s relationship with the EU.
Excerpt:Ireland has unveiled its environmental priorities for its six-month presidency, which include among others an aggreement with MEPs on Europe's Seventh Environmental Action Plan (7EAP).
Excerpt:The UK government has given the go ahead for shale gas firms to resume hydraulic fracturing (fracking) of rocks.
Excerpt:The Natural Resources Group is looking for a highly motivated senior researcher to join the Natural Resources Management Group of the the IIED to develop and manage a research programme on local control and resilience in food and agriculture systems.
Excerpt:The Departement of Geography (Kings College London), the Centre de Sociologie des Organisations (SciencePo, Paris) and the Department of Sociology (University of Bielefeld) are now hiring three Post-doc researchers to work on a three year research project on risk governance. Deadline for application is 29 November, 2012.