Globalization, Growth and Sustainability – 18th World International Economic Association (IEA) Congress

September 20, 2016

The International Economic Association (IEA) is pleased to announce its Eighteenth World Congress to be held in Santa Fe, Mexico City between Monday 19 and Friday 23 June 2017. The congress is jointly organized with the Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas, CIDE, Mexico. The theme of the congress is Globalization, Growth and Sustainability. A call for papers is now open. […]

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Launch of the World Social Science Report 2016: Challenging Inequalities – Pathways to a Just World

September 12, 2016

The World Social Science Report 2016: Challenging Inequalities – Pathways to a Just World will be launched on Thursday, 22 September 2016, at the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, Stockholm, Sweden. The event is hosted by the Swedish Secretariat for Environmental Earth System Sciences (SSEESS). Can’t attend? Watch the launch live online.  Never before has […]

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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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