- IA Topic : Sustainable Development
Excerpt:The UK’s department of Environment (Defra) is leading a consultation on a new set of Sustainable Development Indicators which will provide information as to whether the UK is developing on a sustainable path.
Excerpt:The programme of the 2012 Berlin Conference on "Evidence for Sustainable Development" is now online! Keynote speakers include Jacqueline McGlade (European Environment Agency) and Uwe Schneidewind (Wuppertal Institute of Climate, Environment and Energy).
Excerpt:The titel of the 7th Annual Green Economics Conference is: Green Economy: Reform and renaissance of economics and its methodology- Green Economics - the solutions for the 21st century Green Economy: Rethinking Growth: RIO+20. Does it take the world forward in a green way?
Excerpt:As delegates head to the Rio+20 Earth Summit, RSPB and Green Alliance have published a pamphlet asking leaders from politics, business, NGOs, economics, science and the youth movement to give their views. ...
Excerpt:Delegates and observers at the Rio+20 Summit have expressed disappointment at the lack of clear commitments and timetables from the international community to achieve sustainable development. The conference closed on Friday, 22 June, 2012.
15th Annual Conference on Global Economic Analysis "New Challenges for Global Trade and Sustainable Development"
Excerpt:From 27-29 June, 2012, the 15th Annual Conference on Global Economic Analysis will be held in Geneva, Switzerland on the topic: "New Challenges for Global Trade and Sustainable Development". The goal of the conference is to promote the exchange of ideas among economists conducting quantitative analysis of global economic issues. ...
Excerpt:This Conference will take place in Brazil on 20-22 June, 2012, to mark the 20th anniversary of the 1992 United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED), in Rio de Janeiro, and the 10th anniversary of the 2002 World Summit on Sustainable Development (WSSD) in Johannesburg. ...
Excerpt:The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) just opened the fourth round of its international "Green Talents" Competition. The annual award focuses on outstanding young scientists active in the field of sustainable development. Deadline for applications is 10 June, 2012. ...
Excerpt:A LIAISE session on "Research for policy impact assessment for energy policies" will be held at the annual IAIA Conference on "Energy Future. The Role of Impact Assessment", to be held from 27 May-1 June, 2012, in Porto, Portugal. ...