Ecosystems, IA Tools, Green Economy
Excerpt:In July and September 2013 the Environmental Policy Research Centre (FUB) conducted two one-day trainings on policy Impact Assessment (IA), particularly on methods for IA. ...
Excerpt:The 2nd International Conference in Aarhus, Denmark "Science for the Environment Conference" will take place from 3-4 October, 2013. The conference aims to identify knowledge gaps for the Climate Action and Resource Efficiency Challenge in Horizon 2020.
Excerpt:The Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE) is looking to employ a person on a fixed-term employment contract between September 2013 and September 2016 for the post of a Senior Researcher. The position will be based in the Environmental Governance Studies Unit of the Environmental Policy Centre, located in the SYKE office in Joensuu.
Excerpt:Scientific tools should play an essential role of providing the evidence base to assess the impacts of alternative policy options. To identify the contribution of research funding for impact assessment tool development, this paper analysed the variety of IA tools designed in projects funded by European Framework Programmes 6 and 7. ...
Excerpt:The University of Surrey is organizing a multidisciplinary workshop on "Greening Economics, Greening Society: What is the Role of the EU?". The workshop will be held from 9 - 10 May, 2013 at the University of Surrey in Guildford, England.
Excerpt:This paper by B. Manos, Th. Bournaris, Ch. Moulogianni and S. Arampatzis aims to provide a review of the IA tools applied for the assessment of the EU policies in agriculture and environment, to analyse and to classify them by different criteria according to the policy that they have been applied to and by the impacts that they have been measured.
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:Paper proposals are invited for the 2012 Berlin Conference on "Evidence for Sustainable Development", which is jointly organised by the Environmental Policy Research Centre at FU Berlin and the LIAISE Network of Excellence. ...
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.