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2015 IASC Thematic Conference on Urban Commons

ABSTRACT SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
The international call for papers will open on June 20th, 2015. Abstracts may be submitted to urbancommons@labgov.it. The deadline for submission is August 10th, 2015 at 12:00 AM CET.

Abstracts may be submitted for any of the six thematic tracks described above. The abstracts shall consist of a 500 word maximum description of the research or paper and its originality or value for urban commons studies.

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2016 IASC European Regional Conference

‘Commons in a 'glocal' world: global connections and local responses’

Date: 2-5 May 2016

Venue: Bern (Switzerland)

Conference chairs: Tobias Haller, Stephan Rist

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2016 IASC Regional North American Arctic Conference

‘Reality, richness, and responsibility of an arctic commons’

Date: Fall 2016

Venue: Anchorage, Alaska (USA)

Conference chair: Mara Kimmel

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3rd IASC Thematic Conference on Knowledge Commons

‘Advancing knowledge commons through legal & social changes’

Date: 20-21 October 2016

Venue: Paris (France)

Conference chairs: Séverine Dusollier, Tom Dedeurwaerdere

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IASC 2017

Practicing the Commons

Date: July 10-14, 2017

Venue: Utrecht, The Netherlands

More info: iasc2017.org

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Managing our Common Resources - Course series

Development of the ‘Commons Management and Governance’ Short Course Series continues with two courses being offered starting in September 2015 lasting 8 weeks. These are low-cost, distance learning short courses aimed at raising awareness and understanding of commons issues around the world.

The course will be delivered through distance- learning approaches making use of video and audio materials, readings, on-line activities, and group discussion forums, enabling participants to learn from one another as well as from the tutors.

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Resources

International Journal of the Commons
The International Journal of the Commons

Digital Library of the Commons
The Digital Library of the Commons

The Commons Digest
The Commons Digest