Posted February 21, 2012
International Conference On Governance of Commons and Livelihood Security
On 17th & 18th August 2012
Xavier Institute of Social Service (XISS)
Dr. Camil Bulcke Path, Ranchi: 834 001, Jharkhand, India
In Collaboration With
All India Council For Technical Education (AICTE)
Key Note Address to be delivered by
Dr. N. C. Saxena
Former Secretary, Planning Commission and Noted Environmentalist
Special Lecture on
ICARUS III Panel Proposal - Call for Contributions: Governing Environmental Risks and Vulnerabilities in Cities
Posted February 14, 2012
We are inviting scholars to participate in a panel titled “Governing Environmental Risks and Vulnerabilities in Cities” to be held at the ICARUS III (Initiative for Climate Adaptation Research and Understanding through the Social Sciences) meeting at Columbia University in New York City from May 17-20, 2012. The conference is organized jointly by Columbia University, the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, and the University of Michigan. Cities around the world are developing new forms of governing social-environmental risks and vulnerabilities associated with climate change.
Posted February 9, 2012
The Leibniz-Institute of Agricultural Development in Central and Eastern Europe (IAMO) is a leading international centre of expertise for the scientific analysis of agricultural and rural development in transition economies. IAMO offers a stimulating research environment in an international, ambitious, and multidisciplinary team.
Call for abstract - Forest Tenure in the Drylands: The Human Dimensions of Vulnerability in Asia and Africa
Posted February 7, 2012
We (Purabi Bose and Han van Dijk) would like to invite paper abstracts to make a scientific contribution to an edited volume with the provisional title ‘Forest Tenure in the Drylands: The Human Dimensions of Vulnerability’.