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11 Apr Call for nomination of experts in social and natural sciences for IPBES Global Assessment on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services – joint Swedish nomination process through SSEESS, KVA and Naturvårdsverket

Call for nomination of experts in social and natural sciences for IPBES Global Assessment on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services – joint Swedish nomination process through SSEESS, KVA and NaturvårdsverketThe Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) seeks nominations for experts to participate in...

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05 Apr SSEESS Research Links Grantees 2016

SSEESS Research Links is a grant aiming to enhance the collaboration between scientists from Sweden and developing countries under the umbrella of international Global Environmental Change networks.As part of its mission SSEESS aims to strengthen the collaboration between Swedish scientists and international programmes, unhealthy initiatives,...

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14 Mar Free PhD course: Theories of Nature – Anthropocenic Views (1.5 – 4 ECTS)

LUCSUS - Centre for Sustainability is arranging a three-day PhD course centred around how theoretical understandings of nature have evolved in four research areas: evolution, ailment ecology, viagra geomorphology/soils, and agriculture. The discussions will also include the Anthropocene and its implications for the...

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02 Mar SSEESS grantees at the launch of UN SDSN Northern Europe

The UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) seeks to stimulate the production and implementation of solutions to problems related to sustainable development by mobilising scientific and technical expertise from academia, civil society, and the private sector. Recently Sweden (i.e. the Centre for Environment and Sustainability,...

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22 Feb Development Research Conference 2016 in Stockholm, Sweden, August 22–24th

The aim with this conference is to provide a multi-disciplinary forum for networking and intellectual exchange among scholars who conduct research in and of relevance to low-income countries and/or engage in capacity-building collaborations. Researchers and research students will present ongoing and completed research, including projects...

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06 Feb IMBER ClimEco5 Summer School August 2016

IMBER ClimEco5 will bring together a diverse group of students and early career scientists (up to ten years post PhD graduation) with natural and social science backgrounds. If you are interested in modelling and interpreting change in marine systems and finding out about practical ways...

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06 Feb Executive Director of the IRDR programme Beijing, China

The International Council for Science (ICSU), search the International Social Science Council (ISSC) and the UN International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UN-ISDR) invite applications for the post of Executive Director of the Integrated Research on Disaster Risk (IRDR) programme, find which will be...

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19 Jan Three Transformative Knowledge Networks launched by ISSC

Three networks have been selected for funding following an open call for proposals which generated a tremendous response from researchers all around the world. They will carry out comparative solutions-oriented research projects on needs and opportunities for social transformation in specific locations in view of...

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