Plenary sessions announced for World Social Science Forum

Five high-level multisectoral plenary sessions at the forthcoming World Social Science Forum will gather thought-leaders from around the world to discuss critical issues for security in the coming decades. The opening plenary, on 25 September, will set the tone for the Forum. One of the world’s most famous social scientists, Craig Calhoun, President of the […]

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Security in all its guises to be discussed at 2018 World Social Science Forum

The last four decades have seen the development of new forms of war and conflict, environmental change, emerging risks from new technology and growing tensions due to increasing numbers of refugees and displaced people. At the same time, insecurity is increasingly being used to justify attacks on freedom and democracy. While security has become one of the […]

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Expert review of IPCC Special Report on Climate Change and Land

The Expert Review of the First Order Draft of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Special Report on Climate Change and Land will take place from 11 June to 5 August 2018. Expert Reviewers can now register online. Online registration will be open until 29 July 2018, 23.59 (CEST). The Expert Review of the […]

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Turkish Academy of Sciences Academy Prizes

Nominations are now being sought for The Turkish Academy of Sciences (TÜBA) Academy Prizes. The TÜBA Academy Prizes were launched in 2015 in appreciation and encouragement of eminent scientists. TÜBA Academy Prizes are annually awarded to three nominated scientists in each of the following categories: 1) Basic and Engineering sciences 2) Health and Life sciences 3) […]

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