Global Change Announcements

Call for abstracts: International Symposium on Sustainable Urban Environment 2017

The International Symposium on Sustainable Urban Environment (ISSUE 2017), to be held on 23-24 June 2017 at the Department of Environmental Science, Tezpur University, Assam, India, is calling for abstracts for poster oral and poster presentations. ISSUE-2017 is originated from the APN funded project “Development of New Water Supply … Read more…

Call for Abstracts: IMBIZO 5: Marine biosphere research for a sustainable ocean

The Integrated Marine Biosphere Research (IMBeR) is calling abstracts for its fifth IMBIZO: Marine biosphere research for a sustainable ocean: Linking ecosystems, future states and resource management, which is partly sponsored by APN. The meeting will consist of three concurrent but interacting workshops, with joint plenary … Read more…

Course Workbook on Agro-Ecosystem Resilience in a Changing Climate

May 2017 – A course workbook outlining the Training Course on Agro-Ecosystem Resilience in a Changing Climate, part of the project “Mainstreaming Weather and Climate Information Application for Agro-Ecosystem Resilience in a Changing Climate”, was released by Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC). The course workbook is … Read more…

Outcomes of the 5th Asia Pacific Climate Change Adaptation Forum

(Source: APAN Website) “Adapting and Living below 2°C: bridging gaps in policies and practices” call for harnessing more local involvement in integrated adaptation planning, providing access to relevant sources of financing and technologies, provisioning coherent capacity building, involving private sector, and tapping knowledge networks including … Read more…

Call for applications: APCC Training on Statistical Downscaling for Agriculture and Water Resources

The APEC Climate Center (APCC) is hosting a training programme on User-oriented Statistical Downscaling of Climate Information in Agriculture and Water Resources on 21–26 August 2017, and is now accepting applications until Wednesday 31 May 2017. The one-week training program aims to provide an introduction to statistical downscaling … Read more…

Call for Papers: The XXII International Conference of the Society for Human Ecology

The Society for Human Ecology (SHE) is calling papers for its XXII International Conference, Envisioning Pathways to Just and Sustainable Futures: Celebrating diversity, pursuing integration, and developing livable communities. The Conference is intended to bring together a diverse group of educators, researchers and practitioners who utilise or are interested … Read more…