The Events & Calls section informs you about IA-related conferences and current calls for papers, tenders, proposals etc. It also announces workshops and other events for those interested in impact assessment.
Excerpt:The workshop will bring together advanced research teams and policy makers to review and discuss innovative methodological strategies to evaluate forest conservation policy instruments, such as protected areas, community forest management, payments for ecosystem services (PES) schemes, forest tenure reform, and regulatory enforcement.
Evaluation of Soil Organic Matter Balance Methods as Practice-applicable Tools for Environmental Impact Assessment and Farm Management Support (SOMpatic)
Excerpt:An international workshop on the evaluation of soil organic matter balance methods (SOM balances) will take place on 20-22 November, 2013 in Giessen, Germany.
Excerpt:The University of Milan is holding a workshop on "Sociology And Political Science In Dialogue On Rational Choice Theory And Applications" on 19-20 September, 2013.
Excerpt:From 7-8 October, 2013 a workshop on "Pathways, scenarios and backcasting for sustainable and low-carbon lifestyles" will be held in Rotterdam, Netherlands. This workshop aims at discussing results, cases and methods from recent EU-funded and other research on this topic.
Excerpt:The University of Barcelona invites to the 2nd Multinational Knowledge Brokerage Event on Sustainable Housing. The event will take place from 6-7 June, 2013 in Barcelona, Spain.
Workshop on "Fragmentation in Global Environmental Law and Governance: Exploring the Causes, Consequences and Responses"
Excerpt:The Institute for Environmental Studies (IVM), VU University Amsterdam, and the Stockholm Environment Institute jointly organize a workshop on "Fragmentation in Global Environmental Law and Governance: Exploring the Causes, Consequences and Responses". ...
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.
Workshop on "Sustainable Governance of Rural Areas: Chances, Challenges and Conflicts" at ECPR Joint Sessions 2014
Excerpt:A workshop on "Sustainable Governance of Rural Areas" at ECPR Joint Sessions 2014 critically explores rural-urban relations, rural collaborative governance, and citizen mobilization in the light of increasing exploitation pressures, calling for papers presenting rigorous empirical research related to theoretical analysis.
Excerpt:The organisers of the Young Researchers Workshop "New Climate Policy", which will take place on 12 March, 2013 in Friedrichshafen, Germany are now inviting thesis papers by young/early career researchers at post-graduate ore early post-doc level.
Excerpt:The workshop "Exploring Research Opportunities within the Earth System Governance Project" organised by the Swedish Secretariat for Environmental Earth System Sciences focuses on the science plan of the Earth System Governance Project. The workshop will take place from 17-18 December, 2012 in Stockholm. Registration before 20 November, 2012.
Excerpt:The SEEK Workshop on "Non-linear Modelling: Theory and Applications" is organised within the framework of the research programme 'Strengthening Efficiency and Competitiveness in the European Knowledge Economies' (SEEK) and will take place in Mannheim, Germany from 12-13 December, 2012.
Excerpt:The 4th Workshop on Game Theory in Energy, Resources and Environment will be held from 29-30 November, 2012 at HEC Montréal, Canada. The deadline for the submission of abstracts is 10 October, 2012.
Excerpt:The workshop "Responsible Supply Chains and Networks" aims to discuss and develop research on challenges for governance and sustainability, as well as environmental risks arising with global supply chains and networks. The workshop takes place in Stockholm from 22-24 November, 2012. Deadline for submitting abstract is 31 May, 2012.
Excerpt:The Centre for European Economic Research organises its 14th Summer Workshop for Young Economists taking place from 14-16 October, 2012, in Mannheim, Germany. This year's topic is "Trade and the Environment". The deadline for the submission of papers is 24 August, 2012.
Excerpt:The workshop "Urban Waste Transition: Connecting Innovation, Infrastructure and Households", to be held on 28 September, 2012, focuses specifically on municipal waste and bring together colleagues from different disciplines to review progress in the field and discuss how to further conceptual developments.
Excerpt:The aim of the workshop is to enhance conceptual and empirical insights into barriers to adaptation by synthesizing current knowledge from diverse disciplinary research streams. ...
Excerpt:This public workshop presents and discusses the main findings of the project "Impact of Citizen Participation on Decision Making in a Knowledge Intensive Policy Field" (CIT-PART) which is funded by the European Commission within the Seventh Framework Programme under Socio-Economic Sciences and Humanities. ...
Excerpt:The 3rd 'Policy meets Research' workshop on 'Sustainable Housing' is taking place from 7-8 June, 2012 in Helsinki, Finland. The workshop is open to researchers and policy-makers around Europe and is free of charge. Registration deadline is 31 May 2012. ...
Excerpt:The aim of this Workshop is to provide junior and senior researchers interested in gender economics a forum for the presentation and discussion of research papers representing current advances in the field. Both theoretical and empirical papers are welcome.
Excerpt:Applications for funded places on a small, research-driven workshop examining the utilization of ecosystem knowledge in decision-making can be submitted until 12 April, 2012. The overall aim of the workshop is to better understand the uptake and influence of ecosystem knowledge in public, private and third sector decision making.
Excerpt:The 24th PhD Workshop on International Climate Policy (ICP) will take place at Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg (ALU), and the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems Freiburg (ISE), on 3-4 May, 2012. The workshop will cover topics of relevance for climate change mitigation and adaptation. ...
Excerpt:PSI-connect invites you to participate in 'The future of science-policy connections' event hosted by UNESCO. The training workshop (19 April, 2012) and the final conference (20 April, 2012) will provide you with insights into improving the quality and value of interactions between scientists, river basin managers and policy makers. ...
Excerpt:In this workshop these four basic aspects of knowledge production for sustainable development will be reviewed and discussed. ...
Excerpt:This workshop, which is part of the European knowledge brokerage project CORPUS on sustainable housing, will bring together researchers and policy-makers and will look at global and European policies for sustainable housing.
Excerpt:The European knowledge brokerage consortium CORPUS launches a series of “Policy meets Research” workshops on sustainable housing, which started in Helsinki/Finland on 23-25 November, 2011.