Global Change Announcements

Call for Applicants: Academic Writing Residencies at the Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center

The Rockefeller Foundation is calling for application for Academic Writing residencies at the Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center. The Rockefeller Foundation BellagioCenter Residency Program offers a unique opportunity for focused work on the tranquil shore of Lake Como. The Center brings together leading artists, academics,practitioners, and policymakers for up to one … Read more…

Upcoming in Sri Lanka: Regional Workshop on Climate Inclusive Flood Impact Assessment

A regional workshop on Climate Inclusive Flood Impact Assessment (CLIF-IA) will be conducted in Colombo, Sri Lanka from 13-15 September 2016 under APN funded project on “Developing Climate Inclusive Potential Loss and Damage Assessment Methodology for Flood Hazards” (CAF2015-RR01-CMY-Basnayake). The workshop is being organised by the … Read more…

IPBES: Inviting External Reviewers for the Draft Scoping Report of the Thematic Assessment of the Sustainable Use of Biodiversity

The IPBES is conducting a scoping of the thematic assessment of the sustainable use of biodiversity by: 1) organising a workshop of experts to produce a revised draft, 2) organising an open review of this draft, and 3) preparing a revised scoping report for consideration by the IPBES Plenary at … Read more…

WHO Call for Proposals: Collaborative Research on Health and the Environment in the SEA and Western Pacific

The World Health Organization is inviting proposals to undertake transdisciplinary research on health and environment leading to the development of community-participatory strategies for the prevention and control of vector-borne diseases (VBD). The proposed research project should utilise an ecosystem-based approach and explore how innovative VBD … Read more…

Call for Papers: 1st International Conference on Integrated Natural Resources and Environmental Management

The University of the Philippines Los Banos is calling for papers for its 1st International Conference on Integrated Natural Resources and Environmental Management on 21-23 February 2017. In this international conference, knowledge and experiences on mainstreaming Integrated Natural Resources and Environmental Management (INREM) in sustainable … Read more…