Ecosystems, IA Tools, Antarctica
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: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.
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:The RC33 Eighth International Conference on Social Science Methodology will be at the University of Sydney, 9-13 July, 2012. The focus of the conference is on innovations and current best practice in all aspects of social science research methodology. One session will be on social simulation and modelling for public policy.
Excerpt:JRC and LIAISE are jointly organising a workshop on "Modelling Capacities for Policy Support in Europe". The event will be held on 5 June, 2012, 9:30-16h, in Berlin, Germany. ...
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. ...