Tag Archives: Climate Change

Tenth Biennial INSEE Conference

Tenth Biennial Conference of the Indian Society for Ecological Economics on the theme: Climate Change and Disasters: Challenges, Opportunities and Responses which is to be held during November 06th to 08th at the Centre for Economics and Social Studies (CESS), Hyderabad, India. The … Continue reading

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Greta Thunberg’s School Strike for the Climate

15-year-old Greta is inspiring kids all over the world to save their future from the rampant double-speak of their political leaders. Continue reading

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Concern of Ecological Economists

The new Brazilian government, to take office on January 1st, 2019, does not want COP-25 in Brazil. According to the president-elect, Jair Bolsonaro, climate change as presented is an artificial threat. To say that global warming exists is intended to … Continue reading

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University of Freiburg Postdoc Position

1 Postdoc position in model uncertainty analysis The inter- and transdisciplinary project RUINS (Risk, Uncertainty and Insurance under Climate Change. Coastal Land Management on the German North Sea) funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research BMBF studies … Continue reading

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Postdoctoral Fellow, Basque Centre for Climate Change (BC3)

RENEWABLE ENERGY ECONOMICS AND POLICY IN SPAIN AND EUROPE Job description: The Basque Centre for Climate Change (BC3) opens a competitive call for applications for a Postdoctoral contract associated to the H2020 Transrisk (Transitions pathways and risk analysis for climate … Continue reading

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Ninth INSEE Biennial | 8-10 November, 2017 | KILA, Thrissur

The Ninth Biennial INSEE Conference will be organized jointly with the Kerala Institute of Local Administration (KILA), Thrissur, Kerala at KILA from 8th -10th November 2017 with the following theme: Sustainability, Institutions, Incentives: Voices, Policies and Commitments Submission of abstracts (of original … Continue reading

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Now that COP-22 is done…

Here are interesting, pertinent videos of our Climate Matters Shows at the annual UN climate negotiations in Marrakesh, COP-22. Please watch, ‘like’, and share through your social networks. Climate Reality – A Conversation with Ken Berlin Food Choices – The … Continue reading

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Natural Resource Economist (Associate Specialist)

The Marine Science Institute at the University of California, Santa Barbara, seeks a Natural Resource Economist with expertise in climate change, economic modeling, impact assessment, and adaptive learning to join the Sustainable Fisheries Group (SFG; http://sfg.msi.ucsb.edu/) in its mission of … Continue reading

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Postdoctoral Fellow: Adapting dairy farms to climate change

The BC3-Basque Centre for Climate Change offers a 3 year postdoctoral fellowship.  The successful applicant will assist in the development of system-based livestock farm modeling approaches in order to analyze strategies that help dairy farmers to both adapt to temperature … Continue reading

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Handbook of Research on Climate Change Impact on Health & Environmental Sustainability

Call for Chapters Proposals Submission Deadline: July 30, 2014 Full Chapters Due: November 30, 2014 Editors Soumyananda Dinda (Department of Economics, Sidho-Kanho-Birsha University, India) Introduction Climate change is one of the greatest threats to the human civilization and the toughest … Continue reading

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Can Cutting Down Trees Actually Help Save The Planet?

It may sound antithetical to what we usually hear about climate change, but cutting down some trees could actually be a good thing for our environment, according to new research. Trees provide natural carbon storage, and cutting them down leads … Continue reading

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2014 Edition of the International Spring University on Ecosystem Services Modeling

The Basque Centre for Climate Change (BC3) in collaboration with Conservation International, the University of Vermont and Earth Economics, is announcing the 2014 edition of the International Spring University on Ecosystem Services Modeling. The International Spring University on Ecosystem Services … Continue reading

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Supporting KEEP COOL: The Board Game on Climate Change

Would you like to support the new release of the climate game KEEP COOL? This is now possible via crowd funding on http://www.startnext.de/en/keep-cool-das-klimaspiel (in English and German). As you might remember, KEEP COOL is an entertaining game that represents basic … Continue reading

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Senior Environmental Economist

Position: Senior Environmental/Ecological Economist Topic: Climate change and energy economics, ecosystems valuation sectors Salary range: Competitive compensation package commensurate with experience and qualifications Start date: Fall 2012 (as soon as possible) Duty station: Tallinn, Estonia Application deadline: 15 October 2012 … Continue reading

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Transformation Conference 2013 Call for Papers

June 19-21, 2013 Call for Papers Climate change is considered by many to be the greatest challenge to humanity ― a “perfect storm” that will lead to unprecedented social and ecological impacts unless addressed in a comprehensive, urgent manner. Yet … Continue reading

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