Thursday, April 25, 2013


This Week’s Posts

EMPLOYMENT: ODI Research Fellow, Green Growth. ODI are advertising for a new Research Fellow to ideally lead their cross-Institute work on Green Growth. The Research Fellow will join a particularly active group, which has been successful in attracting a number of multi-year projects and has enjoyed increasing influence in international and national policy agendas. Deadline: May 8, 2013

EMPLOYMENT: Opportunities with the Forest Stewardship Council. FSC is currently recruiting for three new, Germany-based positions: (1) Program Manager - Forest Management, (2), Network Liaison Officer, and (3) Smallholder Support Manager. Deadline: May 9, 2013

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS: Ecosystem Services Partnership (ESP) Conference 2013. The World Agroforestry Centre and the CGIAR Research Program on Forests, Trees and Agroforestry’s component on Landscape Management for Environmental Services, Biodiversity Conservation and Livelihoods are hosting the sixth international Ecosystem Partnership (ESP) conference in Bali, Indonesia, 26–30 August 2013. Deadline: May 1, 2013

TRAINING: 2013 Utrecht Summer School, Land Governance for Development. The course will take place from 8 - 19 July, 2013 at  Utrecht University, the Netherlands. Deadline: May 1, 2013

PUBLICATION: CIFROR Guide on “Integrating gender into forestry research”. A guide developed to help CIFOR scientists, partners, and program administrators more easily develop their own skills in gender analysis is freely available in English, French, and Spanish.

PUBLICATION: Assessing the effectiveness of multistakeholder platforms in DRC. An IFPRI Discussion Paper reports on agricultural and rural management councils in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

PUBLICATION: Special Issue on Latin American Commons by the Journal of Latin American Geography. The Journal of Latin American Geography has published a special issue on Latin American Commons.

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