Call for Contributors – Dialogues of Sustainable Urbanisation

February 6, 2015

Since 2013, the International Social Science Council (ISSC) has hosted two seminars for early career researchers on the topic of sustainable urbanisation and the transitions to living in urban contexts. There is a wealth of diverse and important social science research being carried out within the ISSC networks and beyond. This project aims to bring […]

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A short video from the 2014 Future Earth Young Scientists Networking Conference now online

December 15, 2014

Future Earth Early Career Scientists that attended this year’s Young Scientist Networking Conference explain their vision for a #futureeconomy.    

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Call for Applications – Future Earth Young Scientist Networking Conference 2015

November 16, 2014

Early Career Scientists are invited to submit applications to participate in next year’s Future Earth Young Scientist Networking Conference on Integrated Science. The Future Earth Young Scientists Networking Conference on Integrated Science discussing the theme of “Future Sustainability — the role of Science in the SDGs” will take place at Villa Vigoni, the German-Italian Centre […]

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Fellows Seminar on Sustainable Urbanisation kicks off at UGEC Conference

November 3, 2014

Eighteen Fellows, three senior scientists, one big topic. The second World Social Science Fellows seminar on sustainable urbanization, Transformations to Sustainability in Urban Contexts, kicked off today in Taipei. In the coming week, the 21 scientists will work together to develop new, interdisciplinary perspectives on social transformations to sustainability in urban contexts. This ISSC seminar […]

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Call for Applications – Big Data and the Quality of Life

October 24, 2014

The International Social Science Council (ISSC) calls for applications from outstanding early career social scientists around the world to become World Social Science Fellows and participate in an expert group meeting on Big Data and the Quality of Life 18-20 March 2015 The Medialab at Sciences Po University, Paris, France Our quality of life is […]

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