Gender in the global research landscape: raw data now available

June 22, 2017

Following the publication in March of the Gender in the Global Research Landscape Report, Elsevier have made raw data from the report freely available on the Mendeley Data repository. The data in the repository informs the Report’s analysis of research performance through a gender lens across 20 years, 12 geographies and 27 subject areas, with indicators including authors, […]

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Vacancy: Post-Doctoral Research Student (Gender and Climate Services)

June 22, 2017

The Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture, and Food Security (CCAFS) is pleased to announce a new position for a post-doctoral research scientist. The position will be based at the International Research Institute for Climate and Society (IRI) at the Earth Institute of Columbia University in Palisades, NY, United States. The project seeks to examine gender […]

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Call for applications for multi-stakeholder platform on Sustainable Development Goals

June 14, 2017

On 22 May 2017, the European Commission adopted a decision on setting up the high-level multi-stakeholder platform on the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the European Union. The platform aims to cover the social, economic and environmental aspects of sustainable development, as well as the internal and external policy dimensions. Interested stakeholders are […]

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Future Earth names Amy Luers as new Executive Director

June 14, 2017

Dr Luers, a respected scientist and data innovator, will start her new role at Future Earth in September 2017. Future Earth has today announced Amy Luers as its new executive director. Dr. Luers has over 20 years’ experience working on sustainability at the intersection of science, technology, and policy. Future Earth is an international initiative that […]

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Webinar: Strategies to reduce inequality and poverty in the ‘Global East': The contribution of international organizations

June 9, 2017

A webinar on 13 June will examine the contribution of international organizations in reducing inequality and poverty in the ‘Global East’ as part of a CROP (Comparative Research Programme on Poverty) workshop in St Petersburg, Russia. Join the webinar at 15:30 MSK (GMT+3), Tuesday 13 June: https://connect.uninett.no/croppanel130617/ More than a quarter of a century after the […]

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