Call for nominations: 2017 Stein Rokkan Prize

October 26, 2016

The ISSC, ECPR, and the University of Bergen are delighted to announce that the nomination process for the 2017 Stein Rokkan Prize for Comparative Social Science Research is now open. Nominations should be made before February 15 2017. The prize is open to works in comparative studies from all social science disciplines. Nominated works can be […]

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On the Move – Global migrations, challenges and responses

October 26, 2016

An International Scientific Conference taking place at Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences will address the issue of global migrations – the challenges they pose and the role of research and policy in responding to them Oslo, October 26 2016 – Organized by the International Social Science Council (ISSC), CROP (the Comparative Research […]

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World’s top bodies representing the social and natural sciences vote to pursue a merger, forming a single organization representing all social and natural sciences by 2018

October 24, 2016

At a landmark joint General Assembly of two leading international science councils, their members voted to merge, launching a process to form a single global entity that represents all social and natural sciences. Oslo, 24 October 2016 – At an extraordinary General Assembly of the International Council for Science (ICSU) and a General Assembly of […]

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Extraordinary Joint ISSC-ICSU General Assembly, Oslo, Norway

October 19, 2016

An extraordinary joint general assembly of the International Social Science Council (ISSC) and International Council for Science will take place on Monday 24th October in Oslo, Norway. Leading social and natural scientists from all over the world will take part in the meeting. The one-day joint meeting takes place in the context of discussions on achieving […]

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Call for Abstracts Transformations 2017: Transformations in Practice

October 18, 2016

The Transformations 2017 Conference will take place in Dundee, Scotland, between the 30th of August and the 1st of September 2017. A ‘mass transformative practice’ event is to be held at T2017. This will include all conference participants engaging in professionally facilitated dialogue by the International Futures Forum and others using the Three Horizons futures […]

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