Vacancy: Programme Officer (Research), CODESRIA

The Council for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa (CODESRIA) invites applications from African scholars to fill a vacant position of Programme Officer (Research) in its pan-African Secretariat located in Dakar, Senegal. This position is categorized as belonging to the senior staff of the Council and as such is filled on the basis […]

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ISSC General Assembly 2016 – registration deadline extended

The 123rd Executive Committee meeting and the 30th ISSC General Assembly will be held at the Thon Hotel Oslofjord in Sandvika, Oslo, Norway from the 24th to the 25th of October 2016 (registration for delegates takes place on October 23rd). The ISSC is pleased to invite its Members, Associate Members and Programmes to register to attend by […]

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Unchecked inequalities could threaten UN’s Sustainable Development Goals, according to social science report

The World Social Science Report 2016 warns that unchecked inequalities could jeopardize the sustainability of economies, societies and communities, undermining efforts to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030. The World Social Science Report 2016, Challenging Inequalities – Pathways to a Just World, is published today and will be launched at the Royal Swedish Academy […]

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