Number of results: 82
Selected topics: Policy
Forum Social Conflicts
  • 11.02.2020
  • News

r4d Forum Social Conflicts - "Difference as a resource for peace"

Research results and messages emerging from the r4d programme. REGISTRATION NOW OPEN by 6 April 2020
IPCC
  • 03.02.2020
  • IPCC
  • Job advertisement

IPCC Job Offer: Head of the Technical Support Unit for the Synthesis Report (SYR TSU)

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change is filling the position of the Head of the Technical Support Unit for the Synthesis Report (SYR TSU).
IPCC
  • 29.01.2020
  • IPCC
  • Job advertisement

IPCC Job Offer: Senior Administrator, IPCC WG-III Technical Support Unit

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change is filling the position of the Senior Administrator, IPCC WG-III Technical Support Unit
Lenkungsabgaben auf Treibstoffe
  • 25.11.2019
  • Swiss Academies of Arts and Sciences
  • ProClim
  • Press release

Ein Mix aus Massnahmen für eine wirksame Schweizer Klimapolitik

Mit der Totalrevision des CO2-Gesetzes stellt das Schweizer Parlament derzeit die Weichen für die zukünftige Klima- und Energiepolitik. Zwei Faktenblätter der Akademien der Wissenschaften Schweiz geben eine Übersicht über verfügbare Instrumente für eine wirksame Klimapolitik.
IPCC
  • 10.10.2019
  • IPCC
  • Job advertisement

IPCC Job Offer: Science Officer in the Technical Support Unit (IPCC WGII)

Working Group II of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change is filling the position of a Science Officer in the Technical Support Unit (IPCC WGII). The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) is in its Sixth Assessment cycle. The Working Group II Technical Support Unit (WGII TSU), which provides the scientific, technical and organisational support of the activities and products of the Working Group focusing on the Impacts, Adaptation, and Vulnerability of Climate Change, is employed through the Alfred-Wegener-Institute in Bremen, Germany.
Solsticepic
  • 12.07.2019
  • News

Call pre-announcement: SOLSTICE – Enabling Societal Transformation in the Face of Climate Change

The Joint Programming Initiative "Connecting Climate Knowledge for Europe" (JPI Climate) is launching a joint transnational call for proposals in October 2019. SOLSTICE seeks interdisciplinary contributions from consortia led by Social Sciences and Humanities who will address societal aspects of climate change.
IPCC
  • 11.06.2019
  • IPCC
  • Job advertisement

IPCC Job Offer: Working Group III: Senior Scientist (Research Fellow)

The Centre for Environmental Policy wishes to appoint a Research Fellow as a Senior Scientist within the Technical Support Unit (TSU) of Working Group III of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). WG III is concerned with the mitigation of climate change and the TSU will be based at the South Kensington Campus.
IPCC
  • 11.06.2019
  • IPCC
  • Job advertisement

IPCC Job Offer: Head of Science in the Technical Support Unit (IPCC WGI)

Working Group I of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change is recruiting the Head of Science in the Technical Support Unit (IPCC WGI) for the IPCC Working Group I Sixth Assessment Report (AR6). The position is located at the University of Paris-Saclay (France).
UKRI-KFPE Workshop
  • 28.03.2019
  • News

Working in Effective Partnerships to Address Sustainable Development Goals

In September 2018, UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) and the KFPE held a joint workshop in Tanzania. The purpose of which was to bring together researchers and stakeholders from the Global South to identify: (1) What constitutes best practice in research partnerships (2) How to engage researchers and governments from the Global South in research programme agenda setting (3) How to translate research outputs into development impact.
Policy-Brief
  • 13.03.2019
  • International Scientific Committee on Research in the Alps
  • News

Action needed to prevent future conflict over the use and management of water in the Alpine region in times of climate change and growing demand

The climatic changes and economic development expected for the future will alter the availability and demand for water in the Alpine region. This can lead to more competition or new conflicts in water use, both locally and across borders. This Policy Brief highlights the needs for political action and management options to avoid potential water conflicts in future.
Plenary - KFPE International Conference 2018
  • 12.12.2018
  • News

Stronger integration and dialogue between science and society for the SDGs

More than 70 high-level decision makers, scientists, NGO and funding agency representatives gathered to celebrate 20 years of KFPE Guidelines at the conference “Leveraging Research Partnerships for Global Challenges”. A series of talks presented in three separate sessions addressed the following topics: (i) new roles and tasks of science in general and research partnerships in particular; (ii) regional adaptation of scientific systems; and (iii) how science policies and funding systems can support transformative research. Participants were left with one clear conclusion at the end of the 22 November meeting: stronger integration and dialogue between science and society, including policy and business, is essential if we are to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.
Climate Change and Health PLOS special issue
  • 24.09.2018
  • News

Climate Change and Health

This PLOS Medicine special issue focuses on topics including the health effects of extreme heat and flooding, food system effects, non-communicable disease risk, such as air pollution, infectious disease risks and the health benefits of greenhouse gas mitigation policies.
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