CROP Scientific Committee Meeting and Workshop

July 4, 2014

On June 30 and July 1, 2014, the CROP secretariat gathered the members of the CROP Scientific Committee in Bergen for a meeting with an extensive agenda to cover. As part of the topics discussed the committee worked on strategic issues such as CROP Strategic Plan and CROP Communication Plan 2015 -2020. Thomas Pogge (Yale […]

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Bidding open for the 2018 world social science forum

July 3, 2014

The ISSC is pleased to invite you to express your interest in submitting a bid for the 2018 World Social Science Forum. The global priority problems on which the ISSC focuses its energies are growing in their complexity and urgency. We live in a world where it has become increasingly difficult to disentangle the many […]

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RIA Fellows at IRDR Conference

July 3, 2014

In June, RIA Fellows, who took part in a World Social Science Fellows seminar on Disaster Risk in New Zealand, attended the 2014 IRDR Conference and presented their grant-winning projects. The IRDR Conference was under the theme “Integrated Disaster Risk Science: A Tool for Sustainability” and placed emphasis on the importance of science as a tool […]

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Call for Movies: Ethnografilm 2015

July 3, 2014

Call for Movies: Ethnografilm 2015 April 8-12, 2015, Paris, France Submissions for the second annual Ethnografilm Festival are now open. Located at Ciné 13 Théâtre, an historic site for film premieres in the 18th arrondissement of Paris, Ethnografilm is a Director’s festival, highlighting documentary films that seek understanding of our social world. Sponsored by the International […]

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CROP International Studies in Poverty Prize 2014

July 3, 2014

CROP in cooperation with Zed Books, requests entries for the CROP International Studies in Poverty Prize 2014. We seek original, high-quality, alternative and critical academic manuscripts. Works challenging the dominant thinking and knowledge about poverty and providing sound contributions to the eradication and/or prevention of poverty in our world are especially welcomed. Deadline: August 31, […]

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