Conference of the Science Council of Asia: Call for abstracts open

January 28, 2016

May 30st – June 1st, 2016 Colombo, Sri Lanka Deadline for abstracts: January 31st, 2016 The 16th Conference of the Science Council of Asia (SCA) on the theme of Science for the People: Mobilizing Modern Technologies for Sustainable Development in Asia will take place from May 30th to June 1st, 2016 in Colombo, Sri Lanka. […]

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Call for papers: Climate, Migration & Health in Latin America: Connections through Urbanisation

January 28, 2016

Boulder, Colorado, USA, 26-27 May 2016 Deadline for submission: 12 February 2016 With support from the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development, the Institute of Behavioral Science and University of Colorado Population Center are hosting the 2nd annual workshop on Climate, Migration and Health. This year’s sub-theme is “Connections through […]

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Call for applications: PhD Course on Poverty & Water at Bergen Summer Research School 2016

January 28, 2016

In June 2016, CROP, together with local and international partners, will organise one of the parallel PhD level courses that will make up this year’s Bergen Summer Research School (BSRS). Water, Climate and Society is the overarching theme for the summer school, and from 13-24 June 2016, some of the top international experts on water […]

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Call for Papers: 2016 IIAS-IASIA Joint Congress, Chengdu, China

January 28, 2016

The International Institute of Administrative Sciences (IIAS) and the International Association of Schools and Institutes of Administration (IASIA) will organise the 2016 IIAS-IASIA Joint Congress to be held from 20 to 23 September 2016 in Chengdu, China. The congress will bring together academics and practitioners, PhD students and young researchers in public administration and management, as […]

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World Social Science Fellow wins Patrick J. Welch award

January 20, 2016

World Social Science Fellow Franklin Obeng-Odoom has won the Association for Social Economics’ Patrick J. Welch Award for his paper ‘Africa: On the Rise, But to Where?’. The Patrick J. Welch Award is given annually for the best paper published in the Forum for Social Economics journal. It was established by the Executive Council of […]

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