Call for Nominations: International Science Council Governing Board

Nominations for the first Governing Board of the International Science Council are now being sought from International Social Science Council (ISSC) members. The International Science Council (ISC), which will be created on the basis of a merger between the ISSC and International Council for Science (ICSU), will hold its founding General Assembly in Paris, France, […]

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Call for papers: 2018 World Social Science Forum

UPDATE: Call for papers extended to 31 March 2018. The 2018 World Social Science Forum will take place in Fukuoka, Japan, from 25 to 28 September 2018. The theme of WSSF 2018 is “Security and Equality for Sustainable Futures”. Call for individual papers The 2018 World Social Science Forum now invites authors to submit individual […]

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New video: Towards Transformations in Practice

How can we make transformations in practice, to create a step change towards environmental sustainability? What does transformation look like? What methods can help create transformations? What about new innovations? And how can we accelerate transformations? We brought together members of the ISSC’s Transformations to Sustainability programme community to share their ideas on what transformations […]

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British Academy Visiting Fellowships scheme

The British Academy has launched a Visiting Fellowships scheme that will enable approximately 60 academics from around the world to be based at a university or research institution of their choice in the United Kingdom (UK) for a period of up to 6 months. The scheme is open to academics based in any country overseas […]

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