This 14th multi-disciplinary conference of the Ghent University Africa Platform hopes to showcase how scientists, policy makers, engineers, artists, writers, opinion makers and educators anticipate challenges resulting from climate change, and reflect on alternative trajectories of societal transformation. Therefore its principal focus is on the impact of climate change on African cultures, landscapes and societies.
October 14-16, 2022,
Western Illinois University, Moline, Illinois
Mongolia Field Study Opportunities return through 5 course offerings in summer 2022!
The sustainable revolution of the energy sector requires investments in clean energy technology and innovations. Climate change and other related problems continue harming the global community and are the impetus for advancing the green energy economy, along with the global energy justice movement. Research and Development (R&D), as well as investment into sustainability, will undoubtedly contribute to climate change mitigation and adaptation, fostering economic development and stimulating the creation of new jobs in sustainability and RES.
The International Max Planck Research School
“Knowledge and Its Resources: Historical Reciprocities” (IMPRS-KIR)
Herrenhausen Symposium, Schloss Herrenhausen, Hannover, Germany
Supported by the Volkswagen Foundation
In recent years, scholars have produced a great number of studies dealing with the history of humanitarianism. Given humanitarianism’s multifaceted character, these studies intersect with a variety of other research fields that are currently in vogue, including the history of international politics, human rights, development, environment, sustainability, and (forced) migration.
Please consider submitting a paper or session proposal to the Rural and Agricultural Studies section of the Western Social Science Association's (WSSA) 64th Annual Conference to be held at the Hilton Denver City Center in Denver, Colorado, this March 30th through April 2, 2022.
Please see instructions for submitting on the "Section & Affiliates" tab of our website, www.wssaweb.com