- IA Topic : Sustainable Development
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. ...
CfP: Networked Regions and Cities in Times of Fragmentation: Developing Smart, Sustainable and Inclusive Places
Excerpt:The Regional Studies Association is organising its European Conference 2012 on Networked Regions and Cities in Times of Fragmentation: Developing Smart, Sustainable and Inclusive Places. The deadline for abstract submission is 10 February, 2012.
Excerpt:This is the proposal for an Initial Training Network under the Marie-Curie Programme that was invited for contract negotiations on 8 May. Co-ordinated by the European Forestry Institute (EFI) in Finland, CASTLE will offer 14 young researchers a comprehensive training in sustainability science methods...
Excerpt:On 27 April, 2012 the resolution ‘For a sustainable Europe’ was adopted by the State Secretaries’ Committee for Sustainable Development. The Federal Government of Germany argued in favour of a stronger exchange among the Member States on the issue of sustainability and further progression of the European Sustainable Development Strategy.