Call for funding proposals: Transformations to Sustainability

January 19, 2017

Over €13 million available for social science-led research on transformations to sustainability.  Outline Proposals are invited by 5 April 2017.  The full call for proposals and associated documentation is available on the NORFACE website. Climate change, environmental degradation and resource pressures have created unprecedented situations for societies worldwide. What’s more, low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) […]

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ACSS Small Grants Program 2017 – Call for Applications

January 11, 2017

The Arab Council for the Social Sciences (ACSS) is pleased to announce the first cycle of its Small Grants Program on the themes of “Youth” and “Spatial Inequalities.” The ACSS Small Grants Program (SGP) is a funding opportunity that aims to support scholars and professionals in the Arab region undertaking four kinds of activities: conference […]

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Agenda 2030: Poverty, Climate Change and Sustainability  – Summer Research School

January 11, 2017

PHD COURSE at Bergen Summer Research School 2017. Apply by March 1st 2017 In June 2017, CROP, together with local and international partners, will organize one of the parallel PhD level courses that will make up this year’s Bergen Summer Research  School (BSRS) at the University of Bergen. Global Challenges is the overarching theme for […]

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Summer Institute on Critical Security Studies in the Arab World – Call for Letters of Interest

January 11, 2017

Summer Institute on Critical Security Studies in the Arab World July 17-21, 2017 Beirut, Lebanon The Arab Council for the Social Sciences, which is a member of the ISSC, is soliciting letters of interest from doctoral students, junior scholars, and other researchers for the first Summer Institute on Critical Security Studies in the Arab World, […]

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Members of Strategy Working Group and Transition Task Force appointed to develop frameworks for possible ICSU-ISSC merger

January 10, 2017

The International Council for Science (ICSU) and International Social Science Council (ISSC) announced today the full list of members of the Strategy Working Group (SWG) and Transition Task Force (TTF) that will develop modalities for a possible merger of the two councils. Following an in-principle vote in favour of a merger by members of ISSC […]

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