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Elinor Ostrom Award on Collective Governance - Call for Nominations open until 31 March 2016

As the IASC is an institutional supporter of the Elinor Ostrom Award on Collective Governance we would like to draw your attention to the call for nominations for this award for 2015-2017. The Council of the Elinor Ostrom Award has opened the call to nominate outstanding scholars or practitioners in the field of commons to receive the Elinor Ostrom Award on Collective Governance of the Commons.

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Call for Abstracts - 2nd International Conference LANDac (Utrecht, 30 June-1 July 2016) - deadline 15 February 2016

One the 30th of June and the 1st of July 2016, LANDac will hold its second International Conference, entitled 'Linking the Rural and the Urban'. LANDac, founded in 2010 and based at Utrecht University, is a network of Dutch organizations interested in how land governance can contribute to equitable and sustainable development.

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Call for (additional) papers 4th Regional European IASC-Conference (Bern, 10-13 May 2016) - deadline for abstracts 5 February 2016

The organizers of the 4th Regional European IASC-Conference (Bern, 10-13 May 2016) invite you to submit additional papers to the accepted panels. In the first round, in total 41 panels have been accepted. Paper abstracts to be submitted in the 2nd round (extended deadline 12 February 2016) should refer to one of the accepted panels.

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DMI - Second Foundation Day Symposium ‘Collectives and Commons for Well-Being’ - deadline 9 January 2016

Development Management Institute (DMI), organizational member of the IASC, is organizing a symposium on 'Collectives and Commons for Well-being' on 13-14 February 2016 in Rajgir, Bihar, India.

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Call for abstracts 18th International Conference on Cooperative Studies(Luzern, 14-16 September 2016) - deadline 31 January 2016

Academics, entrepreneurs, and politicians will be emphasizing the reinforcement of the identity and growth of cooperatives in the autumn of 2016 (14 to 16 September) in Lucerne.

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Job Opportunity - Visiting Scholarship Duke University-Nicholas School of the Environment

The Nicholas School of the Environment at Duke University invites applicants for the Mary Derrickson McCurdy Visiting Scholar position at the Marine Laboratory in Beaufort, on the North Carolina coast. This position is open to early career scientists and those on sabbatical leave.

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International Journal of the Commons
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Digital Library of the Commons
The Digital Library of the Commons

The Commons Digest
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