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  • 2020 Bratislava Conference on Earth System Governance: Call for Papers closed - 478 Abstracts Submitted

    Jan 23, 2020 - In total, the Earth System Governance Project community submitted 478 abstracts, 19 pre-organized panels and 11 Innovative Session proposals!

  • Call for Papers - 2020 Bratislava Conference on Earth System Governance

    Nov 19, 2019 - We are delighted to invite you to the 2020 Bratislava Conference on Earth System Governance. The Call for Papers is now open!

  • Janina Grabs receives the Oran R. Young Prize 2019

    Nov 11, 2019 - We congratulate Janina Grabs for winning the Oran R. Young Prize 2019

  • 2019 Mexico Conference on Earth System Governance - Full Conference Programme Released

    Oct 29, 2019 - The team of the 2019 Mexico Conference on Earth System Governance are proud to present the Full Conference programme

  • The first issue of EARTH SYSTEM GOVERNANCE is now available online

    Sep 09, 2019 - The Earth System Governance Project is proud to announce the availability of the first issue of the peer-reviewed Earth System Governance Journal.

  • Call for Nominations: Oran R. Young Prize

    Aug 29, 2019 - The Oran R. Young Prize will be awarded for the seventh time at the 2019 Mexico Conference on Earth System Governance. Submission deadline is 4 October. Welcome with your nomination!

  • Law and Sustainability Summer School

    Jul 15, 2019 -

  • Ruben Zondervan to step down as Executive Director

    Jul 09, 2019 - After more than 12 years with the Earth System Governance Project, Ruben Zondervan steps down as Executive Director of its International Project Office by 1 August 2019.

  • The 3rd Workshop on Archetype Analysis in Sustainability Research

    Jun 25, 2019 - Invitation to a workshop aimed at strengthening archetype analysis in sustainability research. Hosted by the Palacký University Olomouc, Czech Republic.

  • Exploring global and transnational governance of climate change adaptation

    Jun 13, 2019 - A new Special Issue of International Environmental Agreements adressing issues such as whether adaptation constitutes a regional/global public good, adaptation cooperation from an IR lens, traditional framings of adaptation, and the patterns and effectiveness of existing transnational governance initiatives on adaptation.

  • New Affiliate Project: GOVTRAN

    Jun 03, 2019 - GOVTRAN focuses on two key aspects of recent EU climate and energy policy: the EU climate and energy policy framework for 2030, and the impact of the European Union’s climate and energy policy/governance on, and contribution to, the longer-term future of Europe, European integration, and the EU.

  • Conference on Loss and Damage 2019

    May 20, 2019 -

  • Call for Book Chapter Proposals: Earth System Law

    May 07, 2019 - This book will explore the emerging concept of earth system law, an emerging area populated by multiple disciplines including law, science, and ethics. Abstracts Due: 15 November 2019

  • Webinar Series on Science Diplomacy

    Apr 04, 2019 - Webinar series to explore the role of science diplomacy in environmental peacebuilding and to examine the interlinkages between science diplomacy and environmental peacebuilding through empirical cases from various regions.

  • Global Environmental Outlook (GEO-6) Released

    Mar 13, 2019 - GEO-6 has been released at UNEA-4 today. The Earth System Governance research community has contributed as authors and experts and our Lead Faculty member Joyeeta Gupta co-chaired this global assessment process. The Earth System Governance research community is involved in multiple assessments in line with its ambition to develop policy solutions.

  • Vacancy: Administrative Assistant & Network Coordinator

    Feb 06, 2019 - We are looking for an experienced secretary for the Earth System Governance International Project Office

  • CfA - Earth System Governance Research Fellows Visit China

    Jan 31, 2019 - A trip for Earth System Governance Research Fellows to visit leading institutions in China in the area of environmental governance and to exchange of ideas and experiences between the Earth System Governance project and Chinese research centers with the aim of establishing relationships for future collaboration.

  • Postdoc Position in Global Sustainability Governance

    Jan 30, 2019 - Utrecht University has opened a Postdoctoral Researcher position in the field of Global Sustainability Governance/Earth System Governance.

  • Multiple positions in the field of climate adaptation governance (post-doc and doctoral researchers)

    Jan 17, 2019 -

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