- IA Topic : Ecosystems
Excerpt:BONUS is calling for project proposals for two different collaborative projects within the scope of the BONUS strategic research agenda 2011-2017 in order to strengthen scientific research capacity in the Baltic Sea Region.
Excerpt:TEEB is currently looking for three interns to join the team in Geneva: 1. TEEB Training and Capacity Building internship - closing date 3 September 2. TEEB National Studies Internship - closing date 7 September 3. Media Communications Internship - closing date 7 September
Excerpt:The Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research in Leipzig, Germany is inviting applications for 4 positions as PhD students within the integrated project 'Healthy aquatic ecosystems'. The deadline for application is 10 August, 2012.
Excerpt:The Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research – UFZ offers exciting research topics, excellent supervision, solid structures, interdisciplinary team work and tailored qualification at the UFZ Graduate School HIGRADE – the best conditions to start a successful career.
Excerpt:LIAISE researchers R. Kenward, Tero Ltd, S. Arampatzis, Tero Ltd, and B. Manos, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki presented the paper entitled "Value and importance for ecosystems of local stakeholder activities" in TEEB Conference 2012. ...
Excerpt:Applications for funded places on a small, research-driven workshop examining the utilization of ecosystem knowledge in decision-making can be submitted until 12 April, 2012. The overall aim of the workshop is to better understand the uptake and influence of ecosystem knowledge in public, private and third sector decision making.
LIAISE Session at TEEB Conference "Mainstreaming the Economics of Nature: Challenges for Science and Implementation"
Excerpt:A LIAISE session, entitled "Integrating ecosystems and biodiversity in policy impact assessment" will be held at the TEEB Conference 2012, which will take place in Leizpig Germany, on 19-22 March, 2012. ...
Excerpt:The European Environment Agency (EEA) has published a new technical report on ecosystem capital, entitled "An experimental framework for ecosystem capital accounting in Europe". It has been developed in response to an increased demand to assess the whole interaction between ecosystems and the economy.
Excerpt:The Assessment of Assessments focuses on greening the economy as well as themes of water and water-related eco-systems. The report documents the benefits of a ‘Regular Reporting Process’ of environmental assessment, which is based on the Shared Environmental Information System (SEIS). ...
Excerpt:A new study has investigated the impacts of human activity on Antarctic marine ecosystems. Alongside local effects of fishing, pollution and invasive alien species, global climate change is causing sea temperature rises and ocean acidification. Action is therefore needed at all levels to address these impacts. ...