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 […]


The IPCC’s 1.5C Report: critical opportunities for social science to shape the future – join the webinar

October 11, 2016

What are the impacts of warming at 1.5°C? What would 1.5°C warming mean for responding to climate change, sustainable development, and efforts to eradicate poverty? And what kind of social science research is needed to help answer these questions? Webinar: Mon, Oct 31, 2016 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM CET Join Ioan Fazey, Frank Geels, Bronwyn […]


New videos: Transformations to Sustainability – A Research Programme and Growing Knowledge Network

July 4, 2016

Earlier this year, researchers from the Transformations to Sustainability community presented the research programme and some of its networks and projects at the International Conference of the European Network of Political Ecology (ENTITLE) – ‘Undisciplined Environments’, held between the 20th and 24th of March 2016 in Stockholm, Sweden. In a session dedicated to the Transformations […]


Climate science conference “Our Common Future” opens in Paris – Transformations Programme Session Details

July 7, 2015

A major international climate science conference attended by almost 2000 academics gets underway in Paris today, to table the latest thinking on managing climate change and avoiding its worst impacts. ICSU is one of the co-organizers of the conference. With close to 2000 academics from almost 100 countries, Our Common Future Under Climate Change (CFCC15) […]


New video: Research into Transformations

April 13, 2015

How does change happen? What are the factors that drive change? And can we control for it? In Potsdam last year, we gathered together our seed grantees, and noted researchers on social change, in the first of a series of annual Transformative Knowledge Workshops. These workshops will eventually lay the foundation for the global Transformations Knowledge Trust […]