Stakeholder Participation, mountains
Excerpt:The CONSIDER project is investigating aspects of Civil Society Organisation (CSO)participation in research. To this end and as a panel participating in this year’s Society for Social Studies of Science Conference, CONSIDER is calling for papers that explore CSOs participation in research.
Excerpt:The University of Hohenheim, Germany, is organising a conference on sustainable land use and rural development in mountain areas. This conference takes places in the framework of the "Uplands Program". The deadline for registration is 15 Feburary, 2012.
Public Consultation on the Implementation and Ratification of the Nagoya Protocol on Access to genetic resources and Benefit Sharing arising out of their utilization (ABS)
Excerpt:Following the adoption of the Nagoya protocol on Access to genetic resources and Benefit sharing (ABS), the Commission has undertaken steps towards its implementation and ratification by the EU. The Commission is launching a consultation of stakeholders to explore the possible effects of the Protocol.