20 World Social Science Fellows in the area of sustainable urbanisation

September 24, 2014

The ISSC is proud to announce the selection of twenty talented early career scientists as World Social Science Fellows to take part in the second in a series on Sustainable Urbanisation in Taipei, Taiwan from 2 to 8 November 2014. This century will be the century of the city. And Fellows will take part in intense […]

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Society and Nature – International workshop on challenges of sustainability

September 15, 2014

An international workshop on the dialogue and exchanges between natural and social scientists on the challenges of sustainability is being organized by the ISSC and ICSU ROLAC to be held at the Brazilian Academy of Sciences, Rio de Janeiro September 30th — October 1st, 2014. The main objective of this workshop is to facilitate communication between […]

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Vacancy – Future Earth Executive Director

September 15, 2014

A Future Earth Executive Director is now needed to provide executive leadership for the Future Earth programme, following the completion of the tasks of the interim Director, Professor Frans Berkhout, and his team at the end of 2014. The Executive Director will head a new globally distributed secretariat, recently announced following an open competition by […]

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CROP Workshop

September 8, 2014

CROP, together with SANORD -the Southern African-Nordic Centre, is organising a workshop called “The democratic developmental state –Southern African and Nordic experiences” in Cape Town in February 2015. The call for papers is now out.

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Sustainable Development Solutions Network’s new education initiative, SDSN.edu

September 8, 2014

The Sustainable Development Solutions Network is proud to present its new education initiative, SDSN.edu, which brings together online courses on sustainable development created by experts from around the world! Several exciting courses will be rolled out throughout the Fall. Please join and spread the word!

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