Science International launches new website

August 23, 2016

Scientific organizations worldwide are invited to visit a new website to endorse ‘Open Data in a Big Data World’ – the accord for open access to publicly funded research data developed by Science International. Science International, a joint campaign to promote strong policies for science at the global level,  has launched a new website to support […]

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Vacancy: Executive Director of the IAI

August 18, 2016

The Inter-American Institute for Global Change Research (IAI) is seeking a new executive director to take over when the current executive director steps down from his term in 2017. The Inter-American Institute for Global Change Research (IAI) is a regional, intergovernmental institution that promotes scientific research and capacity building on the extent, causes, and consequences of […]

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Interdisciplinarity and the theoretical principles of scientific classification

August 4, 2016

Interdisplinarity is badly needed in order to cope with the problems of the contemporary global agenda, yet it requires universities and research centres to seriously take into account transdisciplinary cooperation in organizing scientific activities and in designing educational curricula, says a recent paper given by ISSC President Alberto Martinelli. The paper given by Alberto Martinelli […]

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Submissions open for Ethnografilm 2017

August 4, 2016

Submissions are now open for the 4th annual Ethnografilm festival, which will take place from April 11th until April 15th, 2017, in Paris, France. The Ethnografilm Festival is a celebration of academic and ethnographic film-making. It aims to enhance our understanding of the social world through film, by promoting the examination of cultures and social issues, with films that […]

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WSSR 2016 – Challenging Inequalities: what is the role of political science (and political scientists?)

July 21, 2016

Monday 25 July | 15:30 – 17:15 | Poznań Congress Centre, Pavilion 15 (PCC-15) 3.2 The ISSC will hold a special session at the 24th IPSA World Congress of Political Science focusing on the forthcoming World Social Science Report on inequalities. In the context of the International Political Science Association’s world congress, the session will ask […]

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