We are proud to announce the selection of twenty talented early career scientists as our first ever World Social Science Fellows. From 25-30 March 2013, the Fellows will come to Quito, Ecuador to work on creative, interdisciplinary perspectives on sustainable urbanization. This work will be the start of their time as Fellows and we expect [...]
The Climate CoLab at MIT’s Center for Collective Intelligence is putting out a call for innovative proposals that address climate change adaptation, low-carbon energy, building efficiency, and geoengineering among others. CoLab invites you to submit your own proposal, and work with people from all over the world to develop proposals to combat climate change. A grand prize [...]
The International Centre for Human Sciences (CISH), located in Byblos, Lebanon aims to foster human and social sciences research on inclusive democracy, human rights and contemporary social transformations, focusing on the role of youth and gender equality. The Centre has 2 goals: to contribute to the development of social and human sciences and to promote a culture [...]
The Africa Climate Change Conference has announced a call for abstracts for its 2013 Conference, October 15-18, in Arusha, Tanzania. All interested researchers and practitioners working on the African climate are invited to submit an abstract presenting their frontier research findings on the relevant Climate Reseach frontiers identified for this Conference. More information is here.
Young scholars are invited to take part and write an article for the third issue of the Dimensions magazine of the IHDP (International Human Dimensions Porgramme on Global Environmental Change), to be published mid 2013. The issue will focus on the human dimensions of the Sustainable Development Goals that have been widely discussed in the context of the Rio+20 [...]