Thursday, February 13, 2014
This Week’s Posts
CALL FOR PAPERS: 11th Annual Meeting of the International Water Resource Economics Consortium (IWREC). The 11th Annual Meeting of IWREC will be hosted by the World Bank in Washington, DC on September 7-9, 2014. The theme of the meeting will be “Efficiency and Water Conservation: Methodologies and Case Studies. Deadline: February 28, 2014
FELLOWSHIP: ILRI Graduate PhD Fellowship – Africa RISING project in Tanzania. The graduate fellowship placement will emphasize “Transforming Key Production Systems: Maize Mixed East and Southern Africa”. Deadline: February 24, 2014
SCHOLARSHIP: MSc Water: Science and Governance. The Department of Geography, King’s College London is accepting applications for MSc Water: Science and Governance. Scholarships are available to eligible candidates. Deadline: March 31, 2014
SCHOLARSHIP: Integrative Solutions to Water Issues and Conflicts, University of Hohenheim. The research training group “Water – People – Agriculture (WPA)” is offering PhD scholarships for highly qualified, motivated and creative national or international candidates who want to start a scientific project on topics related to “integrative solutions to water issues and conflicts”. Deadline: March 1, 2014
PUBLICATION: Assessing Global Land Use: Balancing Consumption with Sustainable Supply. A new report from UNEP's International Resource Panel that was launched during the World Economic Forum in Davos.
PUBLICATION: Conflicts over Natural Resources in the Global South: Conceptual Approaches. This is a joint publication of the ‘Conflict and Cooperation over Natural Resources’ (CoCooN) research programme. It presents the conceptual approaches of all the interdisciplinary CoCooN projects, ranging from green criminology and political ecology to institutional analysis, legal pluralism and identity politics.
ONLINE RESOURCE: Limited Time Free Access to Popular Routledge Articles. The publisher is offering free access until March 30th to the 25 most read articles from a selection of Social Science subject areas.