- IA Topic : Sustainable Development
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.
Excerpt:In the paper 'The Governance of Sustainable Developement' published in 2011 Andrew Jordan takes stock of the current research done on the issue of sustainablity governance and looks ahead future research to be done. In doing so, he aims to elaborate on the meaning of sustainable development and governance as two essentially contested terms.
Excerpt:Coastal protection is a world wide issue that requires huge investments to sustain safety, economy and ecology in low lying Delta areas under climate change. During this conference various scenarios will be critically reviewed by international experts and results will be presented at the conference. ...
Excerpt:In this workshop these four basic aspects of knowledge production for sustainable development will be reviewed and discussed. ...
Excerpt:The conference, organised by four Global Change research programmes, will discuss solutions at all scales to move societies on to a sustainable pathway. It aims at providing scientific leadership towards the 2012 UN Conference on Sustainable Development - Rio+20. ...
Excerpt:The 6th World Water Forum will be held from 12-17 March, 2012 in Marseille, France. It gathers all stakeholders around today's issues that cannot be undertaken without a common framework of goals and concrete targets to reach. The goal of it is to tackle the challenges our world is facing and to bring water high on all political agendas. ...
Excerpt:This cross-border and multidisciplinary conference will link the various Schools of the Institute of Technology, national and international networks, entrepreneurs and innovators in sustainable enterprise, environmental advocacy groups and industrial stakeholders in a dialogue on the salient issue of sustainability and sustainable development.
Excerpt:The cross-border and multidisciplinary conference links the various Schools of the Institute of Technology, Sligo, national and international networks, entrepreneurs and innovators in sustainable enterprise, environmental advocacy groups and industrial stakeholders in a dialogue on the salient issue of sustainability and sustainable development.