Call for Applications: ACSS Small Grants Program 2017, Cycles 1-4

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

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Call for session proposals extended: World Social Science Forum 2018

The deadline for the call for session proposals for the 2018 World Social Science Forum has been extended to 30 September 2017. The Forum will take place from 25-28 September 2018, in Fukuoka, Japan, on the theme of ‘Security and Equality for Sustainable Futures’. Life in the Anthropocene requires inclusive and coordinated actions to ensure equality and security […]

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T2S website launched

The ISSC’s Transformations to Sustainability (T2S) programme has launched a new website to provide an online platform for the latest research news, views and announcements from the programme. The website includes downloadable resources, papers, podcasts and videos, as well as a growing list of network researchers, representing the diversity of research interests and geographic locations that […]

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Transdisciplinary research training for Agenda 2030

Thirty-three early career scientists will participate in a transdisciplinary research training workshop that begins today at Makarere University, Kampala, Uganda. The 33 early career scientists involved come from different communities of practice and different African universities and research units, and have been selected to participate in the training through the Leading Integrated Research for Agenda […]

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WSSR2016 presented in Brazil

The World Social Science Report 2016- Challenging Inequalities: Pathways to a Just World, was presented in two events in Brazil in July 2017. The Report was presented at the 69th annual congress of the Brazilian Society for the Advancement of Science in a session chaired by Elisa Reis, ISSC Vice-President for Science, with presenters Mathieu Denis, ISSC […]

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