Call for Applications – Fourth Cycle: Post-Doctoral Fellowships Program

Fellowship Opportunities from the Arab Council for the Social Sciences (ACSS) – apply by May 19th 2017. The ACSS is pleased to announce the launch of the fourth cycle of its Post-Doctoral Fellowships Program for junior Arab scholars. This 9-month fellowship program aims at enabling young researchers, up to three years out of the PhD, […]

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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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