Call for applications for multi-stakeholder platform on Sustainable Development Goals

June 14, 2017

On 22 May 2017, the European Commission adopted a decision on setting up the high-level multi-stakeholder platform on the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the European Union. The platform aims to cover the social, economic and environmental aspects of sustainable development, as well as the internal and external policy dimensions. Interested stakeholders are […]

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Future Earth names Amy Luers as new Executive Director

June 14, 2017

Dr Luers, a respected scientist and data innovator, will start her new role at Future Earth in September 2017. Future Earth has today announced Amy Luers as its new executive director. Dr. Luers has over 20 years’ experience working on sustainability at the intersection of science, technology, and policy. Future Earth is an international initiative that […]

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Webinar: Strategies to reduce inequality and poverty in the ‘Global East': The contribution of international organizations

June 9, 2017

A webinar on 13 June will examine the contribution of international organizations in reducing inequality and poverty in the ‘Global East’ as part of a CROP (Comparative Research Programme on Poverty) workshop in St Petersburg, Russia. Join the webinar at 15:30 MSK (GMT+3), Tuesday 13 June: https://connect.uninett.no/croppanel130617/ More than a quarter of a century after the […]

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Vacancy: Associate Director, Arab Council for the Social Sciences

June 8, 2017

The Arab Council for the Social Sciences (ACSS) is recruiting for the position of Associate Director to be based in Lebanon. The Associate Director is responsible for working with the Director General (DG) on planning, developing, and implementing the ACSS strategic plan, including fundraising, supervising all grants and fellowships programmes, and communicating and coordinating with […]

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Forthcoming webinar on Belmont Forum Secretariat hosting

June 8, 2017

The Belmont Forum is currently seeking applications to host its Secretariat. Expressions of interest are due by 5 July 2017. Details about the Forum, its Secretariat operations, and a list of recommended and required service options are outlined in the opportunity posted on the Belmont Forum website. All organizations are welcome to submit an expression […]

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