Five new members for Transformations to Sustainability Steering Committee

The membership of the Steering Committee of the Transformations to Sustainability (T2S) programme has been renewed for the next two years of the programme. With several members of the original Committee stepping down at the end of 2016, five new members have been appointed by the ISSC Executive Committee for the period 2017 to 2018: […]

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Transformations towards sustainability: events worldwide for pathways TKN

The PATHWAYS Transformative Knowledge Network (TKN) has started the year with a number of events run by different partners in the network. The PATHWAYS TKN is one of three networks funded under the ISSC’s Transformations to Sustainability programme. On 30 & 31 January, the PATHWAYS team at the African Centre for Technology Studies in Kenya ran a workshop […]

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Conflict transformation and environmental justice

“Across the globe, environmental justice struggles over the right way to govern and use natural resources are increasing, and so is the attention being paid to studying and understanding these environmental conflicts. However, there is a pressing need to make more explicit connections between some key bodies of research that are relevant to these struggles.” […]

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Transforming towards sustainability through learning

In the past few months, the T-Learning Transformative Knowledge Network (TKN) research teams have started engaging with communities who have an interest in transforming their situations towards sustainability through learning together in co-engaged ways. The T-Learning TKN is one of three networks funded under the ISSC’s Transformations to Sustainability programme. In Vietnam, T-Learning researchers have […]

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Vacancy: Communications Coordinator, Arab Council for the Social Sciences

The Arab Council for the Social Sciences (ACSS) is looking for a Communications Coordinator to join its Secretariat in Beirut, Lebanon. The Communications Coordinator is responsible for the following: Providing assistance and input on communications functions, with a focus on monitoring and reporting Building a positive public image for the ACSS Ensuring that communication within the organization […]

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