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IASC Flyer Colombia PGI

Picture this! Unique opportunity to present your case study and support the IASC at the same time!

The IASC is proud to present to you, as visitor to the IASC website, with a sample of our new promotional flyer. As you probably know, the IASC offers her members several ways of promoting their research, activities, and results, either online via our website, our webplatform CommonsNet (, ‘live’ at one of our conferences throughout the world, or of course by publishing in the International Journal of the Commons (see

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Managing our Common Resources - Course series

Over the past 18 months a small group of IASC members have been working on the development of a series of new and low-cost, distance learning short courses aimed at raising awareness and understanding of commons issues around the world. The first course in the series, ‘Managing our common resources’, will explore different aspects of commons, their management, governance, and sustainability, and will be delivered for the first time this Spring (23rd March – 30th April 2015).

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IASC 2015

The Commons Amidst Complexity and Change

Date: May 25-29, 2015

The 2015 conference will focus on many kinds of common pool resources including fisheries, forests, and water resources as well as a host of emergent problems of social and environmental change. Participants in the conference will be invited to share ideas, evidence and practical solutions on questions of poverty, food security, social-ecological resilience, effective governance, human rights, indigenous knowledge, sustainable natural resource development and climate change.

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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