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Fulltime Assistant Professor/Teaching and Research Associate

The Institute for Multi-Level Governance and Development – Prof. Clive L. Spash –  is currently inviting applications for a fulltime Assistant Professor, non-tenure track position (post-doc, gross monthly salary: € 3,483.30) or two (30 hours/week) Teaching and Research Associate positions … Continue reading

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Democratizing Forest Governance in India

We are happy to announce the publication of an edited volume on “Democratizing Forest Governance in India” by Oxford University Press. Please click here for a copy of the flier. Availability: USA: http://www.amazon.com/gp/offer-listing/0198099126/ref=sr_1_1_twi_1_olp?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1418295140&sr=1-1&keywords=lele+menon+democratizing UK: http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/offer-listing/0198099126/ref=sr_1_1_twi_1_olp?ie=UTF8&qid=1418295245&sr=8-1&keywords=lele+menon+democratizing

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[NEW BOOK] Degrowth: A Vocabulary for a New Era

Degrowth: A Vocabulary for a New Era edited by Giacomo D’Alisa, Federico Demaria and Giorgos Kallis (Routledge, 2014) Degrowth is a rejection of the illusion of growth and a call to repoliticize the public debate colonized by the idiom of … Continue reading

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[Press Release] Community Conservation in Latin America: Innovations in Research and Practice

Xico, Veracruz (Mexico) – The international conference Community Conservation in Latin America: Innovations in Research and Practice took place in the Mexican town of Xico, 6-9 November 2014. Organised by the EU-funded consortium COMBIOSERVE and gathering 160 participants – of … Continue reading

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4 PhDs in Behavioral Economics of Environmental Policy and Ecosystem Services

4 PhDs in Behavioral Economics of Environmental Policy and Ecosystem ServicesE13 (TV-L), 50% The Alexander-von-Humboldt Professorship for Environmental Economics at the Institute of Environmental Systems Research, University of Osnabrück (Germany) is recruiting 4 new Phd students with starting date in … Continue reading

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ESEE 2015: Transformations Submissions Extended

ESEE 2015: Transformations The 11th international conference of the European Society for Ecological Economics will take place in Leeds, UK from 30 June – 3 July 2015. The conference topics include: post-growth economics natural resources, ecosystem services and environmental quality … Continue reading

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The CGIAR Development Dialogues: Integrated landscape approaches

Bina Agarwal, past-President of ISEE spoke on a panel on the landscape approach to agricultural production and food security as part of the CGIAR development dialogues held at Columbia University, New York, on 25 September 2015. She was also interviewed … Continue reading

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PhD student to conduct research in the field of environmental economics at the University of Southampton

Project Title: Preferences for ecosystem services Apply Now: http://www.southampton.ac.uk/geography/postgraduate/research_degrees/apply.page? Project Supervisor(s): Dr M Schaafsma (School of Geography), Dr E Mentzakis (Economics Division, Social Sciences) Email Enquiry: For informal inquiries, please contact Marije Schaafsma: M.Schaafsma@soton.ac.uk Weblink: http://www.southampton.ac.uk/geography/postgraduate/research_degrees/studentships.page Application Deadline: 31 December … Continue reading

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Tribute to Kenneth Boulding

Tribute to Kenneth Boulding by 2014 award recipient Peter Victor Peter Victor paid tribute to Kenneth Boulding at the meeting of the International Society for Ecological Economics at Reykjiavik, Iceland on 13th August 2014 at the presentation of the 2014 … Continue reading

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Applications are open for Kinship Conservation Fellows 2015

ENVIRONMENTAL LEADERSHIP PROGRAM Kinship Conservation Fellows is a groundbreaking environmental leadership program that emphasizes market-based solutions to environmental problems. Kinship’s dynamic global network of 210 Fellows in 48 countries and 6 continents is collaborative, entrepreneurial, and dedicated to effective conservation. … Continue reading

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25 Hottest Articles || July – September 2014

Ecological Economics July – September 2014 A typology for the classification, description and valuation of ecosystem functions, goods and services • Article Ecological Economics, Volume 41, Issue 3, June 2002, Pages 393-408 de Groot, Rudolf S; Wilson, Matthew A; Boumans, … Continue reading

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Director of the Policy Analysis Group

University of IdahoDirector of the Policy Analysis Group Location: MoscowDivision/College: College of Natural ResourcesDepartment: Conservation Social SciencesEmployee Category: FacultyClassification Group Title: Dept Head/Chair/DirectorTenure Tracking: Tenure TrackRank: Negotiable (must be justified)Interim/Term Appointment: NoMulti-Year Contract (Non-Tenure Track): Not ApplicablePosition Type: PermanentPay Range: … Continue reading

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Note on Brazilian Deforestation Statistics

Not​e by ECOECO ​regarding the Brazilian government’s failure to publish data from the DETER deforestation monitoring system in the Brazilian Amazon ​To control deforestation in the Amazon, the information furnished by satellite imagery are fundamental. The Brazilian Ministry of the … Continue reading

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Jobs at BC3 – Basque Centre for Climate Change

Scientific Director The applications close the 27th of January 2015. For more information visit http://www.bc3research.org/join_us/job_offers.html.

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Do we dare to question economic growth?

By Warwick Smith First published at The Guardian on 13 October 2014. We’ve all been so effectively sold the line that endless growth is essential to maintain and improve our quality of life. This couldn’t be further from the truth. … Continue reading

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