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XVI Biennial IASC-Conference
'Practicing the commons: Self-governance, cooperation, and institutional change'
Utrecht, Netherlands
2017, July 10-14
Utrecht University
prof. dr. Tine De Moor, Utrecht University
453 academic papers, 15 Practitioners' Labs with 103 contributions
805 participants
https://www.iasc2017.org

Agriterra, Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs, BothENDS Foundation, Utrecht Convention Bureau, Municipality of Utrecht, Province of Utrecht, Rabobank Foundation, Royal Netherlands Academy of Science and Arts (KNAW), Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO), ZLTO, Dutch Council for Cooperatives (NCR), Gebiedscoöperatie Westerkwartier

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XV Biennial IASC-Conference
'The commons amidst complexity and change'
Edmonton AB, Canada
2015, May 25-29
University of Alberta
dr. Brenda Parlee, University of Alberta
415 academic papers
451 participants
https://www.iasc2015.org

Canadian Government, Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, Canadian Multicultural Education Foundation, Resources and Sustainable Development in the Arctic, TIDES Canada, Canadian Commission for UNESCO, Olthuis Kleer Townshend LLP, The Water Institute of the University of Waterloo, Walter & Duncan Gordon Foundation, Telus World of Science Edmonton

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XIV Biennial IASC-Conference
'Commoners and the changing commons: Livelihoods, environmental security, and shared knowledge'
Kitafuji, Japan
2013, June 3-7
Onshirin Regional Public Organization & Research Institute for Humanity and Nature
Tomoya Akimichi, Research Institute for Humanity and Nature (Kyoto) & Margaret McKean, Duke University (NC)
c. 150 academic papers
c. 400 participants
conference website closed

Onshirin Regional Public Organization, Research Institute for Humanity and Nature

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XIII Biennial IASC-Conference
'Sustaining commons: Sustaining our future'
Hyderabad, India
2011, January 10-14
Foundation for Ecological Security (FES)
Nitin Desai, India Prime Minister's Council for Climate Change & Jagdeesh Rao Puppala, FES
c. 250 academic papers
c. 800 participants
http://iasc2011.fes.org.in

Concern Worldwide, Collective Action and Property Rights (CAPRi), Omidyar Network, International Development Research Centre (IDRC), Actionaid, Ford Foundation, Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD), Arghyam, UNDP GEF Small Grants Programme, UNDP India, Indian Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF), Indian Ministry of Rural Development (MoRD)-Department of Land Resources, Andhra Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation (APTDC), Dr. Marri Channa Reddy Human Resource Development Institute of Andhra Pradesh

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XII Biennial IASC-Conference
'Governing shared resources: Connecting local experience to global challenges'
Cheltenham, UK
2008, July 14-18
University of Gloucestershire
John Powell & Chris Short, Countryside and Community Research Institute, University of Gloucestershire
c. 400 academic papers
c. 500 participants
conference website closed

University of Gloucestershire

 

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Also read: Powell, J. et al. A companion to IASC Commons Conferences. [Cheltenham] : Countryside and Community Research Institute, 2017.

 

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