The focus of the symposium will be on integration and assessment across multiple ocean uses and sectors, including: fisheries, renewable energy, coastal development, oil and gas, transport, and conservation.
There will be a particular emphasis on the methodological and empirical challenges involved in including human dimensions in integrated ecosystem assessments.
The symposium will be global in scope, with a focus on regions in which integrated ocean management policies have been developing in the last two decades. » Read the full article
The Graduate Institute at the University of Reading, UK, has one remaining bursary for candidates wanting to study on the MSc Climate Change and Development in the 2015-16 academic year.
Why study climate change and development at Reading?
The University is at the forefront of world leading research, working with institutions around the globe, conducting comprehensive analysis of the impact of climate change and its far-reaching economic and social implications. In addition, the Graduate Institute is in the top 10% of institutions worldwide for Development Studies. » Read the full article
We are happy to be able to announce our Call for Papers for a Special Volume on Technology and Degrowth, to be published in the Journal of Cleaner Production in 2016.
If you think you could make an interesting contribution, please submit your extended abstract or full manuscript via email to one of the members of the editorial team by August 31, 2015.
For more information follow the link or read the full Call for Papers below: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2015.06.107