CROP announces joint winners of International Studies in Poverty Prize 2014

December 5, 2014

The Comparative Research Programme on Poverty (CROP) at the University of Bergen is pleased to announce joint winners of the CROP International Studies in Poverty Prize 2014, organised in co-operation with Zed Books, London. The 2014 CROP Prize will be shared between two excellent submissions: “An Analysis of Changes in Child Poverty in the Developing […]

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IRDR Job Vacancy – Junior Science Officer

December 5, 2014

The International Programme Office of the Integrated Research on Disaster Risk programme,  located in Beijing, China, is the focal point for the coordination, execution and other related functions of the IRDR programme, and is seeking to hire a Junior Science Officer. The successful candidate will be able to learn how to operate in an international […]

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Call for Applications – Future Earth Young Scientist Networking Conference 2015

November 16, 2014

Early Career Scientists are invited to submit applications to participate in next year’s Future Earth Young Scientist Networking Conference on Integrated Science. The Future Earth Young Scientists Networking Conference on Integrated Science discussing the theme of “Future Sustainability — the role of Science in the SDGs” will take place at Villa Vigoni, the German-Italian Centre […]

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Future Earth announces Engagement Committee

November 14, 2014

The Science and Technology Alliance for Global Sustainability (the Alliance) announced today the appointment of an Engagement Committee with 15 members who will work on involving stakeholders throughout the entire research process from co-design to dissemination. “The Future Earth Engagement Committee is one of the two key pillars of the Future Earth initiative. It will […]

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Call for Nominations – Stein Rokkan Prize 2015

November 13, 2014

The ISSC, the European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR), and the University of Bergen  are delighted to announce that the nomination process for the 2015 Prize is now open. Stein Rokkan was a pioneer of comparative political and social science research, renowned among other things for his ground-breaking work on the nation state and democracy. A brilliant […]

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