Call for applications: Integrated Research on Disaster Risk Young Scientists Programme

The Integrated Research on Disaster Risk (IRDR) programme has opened applications for the second round of its Young Scientists Programme. Apply by June 30, 2017. The Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction (SFDRR) calls for an enhanced role for science and technology for evidence based decision-making. It also urges the need for innovation and partnership, linked […]

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Call for sessions and abstracts: CODATA2017 Conference “Global Challenges and Data-Driven Science”

International CODATA 2017 Conference “Global Challenges and Data-Driven Science” 8-13 October 2017 Saint Petersburg, Russia The 2017 international CODATA Conference, “Global Challenges and Data-Driven Science” will explore the fundamental issues relating to the availability, (re-)use and scientific analysis of data that relate to the most significant contemporary global challenges. A call for session and paper […]

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Call for expressions of interest to host Belmont Forum Secretariat

The Belmont Forum seeks a host organization for its Secretariat. Expressions of Interest (EOIs) should be submitted no later than 17h00 EDT 5 July 2017 The Belmont Forum is a partnership of organizations committed to the Belmont Forum Challenge: To support international transdisciplinary research providing knowledge for understanding, mitigating, and adapting to global environmental change. […]

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CROP International Studies in Poverty Prize 2017

The Comparative Research Programme on Poverty (CROP), in co-operation with Zed Books, requests proposals for the CROP International Studies in Poverty Prize 2017. Deadline: 31 July 2017 Proposals for original, high quality, alternative and critical academic book manuscripts are sought. Works challenging the dominant thinking and knowledge about poverty and providing sound contributions to the […]

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