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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Grants of up to 90,000 Euros available to research the “Energy – Health – Natural Disasters” nexus in African cities

July 20, 2016

ISSC is working with ICSU and NASAC to support 10 African research projects on the Energy-Health-Natural Disasters nexus in African cities. These projects are expected to generate new solutions-oriented knowledge that will help develop new urban paradigms in Africa and make African cities more resilient, adaptable and healthier. This is the first call in a […]

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CROP International Studies in Poverty Prize 2016

July 12, 2016

Deadline for proposals: July 31, 2016 CROP seeks proposals for original, high-quality, alternative and critical academic manuscripts for the CROP International Studies in Poverty Prize 2016. 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. Poverty must be […]

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Vacancy Announcement: CODESRIA Executive Secretary

July 12, 2016

Deadline : 15th September 2016 The Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA) invites applications from suitably qualified senior African scholars for the position of Executive Secretary in its pan-African Secretariat located in Dakar, Senegal. This position, which will fall vacant in 2017, is the most senior management post in the […]

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