Thursday, May 14, 2015
FELLOWSHIP: Salween and Mekong River Basin Researchers
Young or mid-career university, civil society and government researchers on the Nu-Thanlwin-Salween and the Mekong River basins are welcome to submit proposals on the following research themes:
- water governance;
- healthy rivers;
- river food systems;
- healthy landscape and ecosystems;
- gender and social justice.
There are 12 fellowships are available for each river basin, to be undertaken over 16 months on a part-time basis starting in June 2015. The call is open to anyone, but preference given to nationals from the countries that share the respective river basins. The project is committed to ensuring that female researchers are represented. Up to US$15,000 is available per fellow for research costs and honorarium. For the Nu-Thanlwin-Salween basin, please visit here for full details and for Mekong, please visit here for further details. For the Mekong basin, please visit here.
Application deadline: 22nd May 2015, 17:00 (ICT)