skip to Main Content

7th International Science Conference on the Human Dimensions of Global Environmental Change. ‘Social Challenges of Global Change’

Event start: 20090426
End date: 20090430

Event description

The Earth System Governance Project has been strongly represented at the 7th International Science Conference on the Human Dimensions of Global Environmental Change (IHDP Open Meeting 2009), ‘Social Challenges of Global Change’, in Bonn, Germany. Many scientific papers have been presented at the conference by members of the Earth System Governance Scientific Steering Committee, Earth System Governance Associate Faculty, and by Earth System Governance Research Fellows

In a special session on Tuesday 28 April, the IHDP Earth System Governance Project, and the pilot science projects on Integrated Risk Governance, and Knowledge, Learning and Societal Change for Sustainability have presented themselves to the participants of the IHDP Open Meeting 2009. The article Looking toward the Future – The Earth System Governance Project, outlines the Earth System Governance presence at the IHDP Open Meeting.

Back to back with the conference, the Earth System Governance Scientific Steering Committee held its second meeting.

Conference website:

You might like these events too

ESG Speaker Series: Democratising Sustainability Transformations
Experts from research and practise share their insights
ESG Side Event at the UN High Level Political Forum on Sustainble Development

"The Political Effects of the SDGs since 2015 - Findings from the global SDG Impact Assessment"…

Earth System Governance in South Korea – The Road to Carbon Neutrality and Sustainable Development

In this iteration of the ESG Speaker Series, hosted virtually and on location in the Marinus…

Recent publications

Special Issue: Artificial Intelligence & Digitalization, October 2022

New technologies present significant opportunities to manage natural resources better and safeguard the environment. For instance, artificial intelligence (AI) is…

Assessing the effectiveness of orchestrated climate action from five years of summits
Five years of climate action and summitry have taught us valuable lessons. Orchestrators of climate action can positively influence performance by setting minimum requirements for credibility and robustness among the initiatives they engage.
Transforming Biodiversity Governance
Edited by Ingrid J. Visseren-Hamakers, Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen, Marcel T. J. Kok, PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency