2020

UBC SEEDS Sustainability Research Projects

UBC SEEDS Sustainability Research Projects

UBC SEEDS Sustainability Program The UBC SEEDS Sustainability Program, in collaboration with campus stakeholders, is looking for student(s) to take on sustainability research projects as part of a directed studies or thesis research project. Specifically, we are looking for a student or student team with: 3rd or 4th undergraduate or graduate student standing Eligibility to […]

Conservation Career Kick-Starter | Student Pilot Programme 2020

Conservation Career Kick-Starter | Student Pilot Programme 2020

Announcing an online Conservation Career Course The Conservation Career Kick-Starter – Student Pilot Programme 2020 is a brand-new pilot programme offering specialized conservation career support for students undertaking Degree, Bachelor or Master’s Degrees related to conservation and ecology! The pilot programme grants students full access to an online Conservation Career Kick-Starter course, a proven step-by-step system […]

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Agrobiodiversity Summer School in Switzerland

Agrobiodiversity Summer School in Switzerland

Agrobiodiversity includes the diversity of crops and livestock species and varieties, the diversity of production and food supply systems, different agricultural practices and intensities and the biodiversity that indirectly supports agriculture through provisioning ecosystem services. Agrobiodiversity is therefore essential for locally adapted and resilient land use systems across the globe and ultimately contributes to the […]

The Geneva Challenge 2020: The Challenges of Social Inclusion

The Geneva Challenge 2020: The Challenges of Social Inclusion

The Geneva Challenge 2020: The Challenges of Social Inclusion The 2020 edition of The Geneva Challenge: Advancing Development Goals International Contest for graduate students is a project funded by Swiss Ambassador Jenö Staehelin and aims to encourage interdisciplinary problem solving analysis among master students on advancing human development within the scope of a relevant topic. This year, students […]

Canadian Network for Science and Democracy STS Workshop: Call for Abstracts

Canadian Network for Science and Democracy STS Workshop: Call for Abstracts

CNSD STS Workshop April 2020 April 29-30, 2020, Montreal QC Abstract Submission Deadline: February 28 Are science and technology effective means of solving society’s most pressing problems? Can they live up to the common promise of protecting health and the environment? If not, what is missing and how might we reframe a productive relationship between […]

UBC Multidisciplinary Undergraduate Research Conference (MURC) Call for Adjudicators

UBC Multidisciplinary Undergraduate Research Conference (MURC) Call for Adjudicators

The UBC Multidisciplinary Undergraduate Research Conference (MURC) is currently looking for adjudicators to evaluate presentations on the day-of the conference! MURC is one of the largest undergraduate research conferences at UBC, and will host over 550 undergraduate student presenters to showcase over 330 presentations. This year, MURC 2020 will be held on Saturday, March 21st, […]

Oxford University Climate Change Competition – 1000 euro prize – 1 March 2020 Deadline

Oxford University Climate Change Competition – 1000 euro prize – 1 March 2020 Deadline

Could your idea tip the balance on climate change? Win €1000 and the chance to pitch your winning idea! Have you got a great idea for a Sensitive Intervention Point (SIP) that can accelerate our transition to a post-carbon society? We are offering a prize for the best SIP idea submitted by 1 March 2020 […]

Announcing the Top Conservation Scholarships

Announcing the Top Conservation Scholarships

  This brand-new list of 60 conservation scholarships aims to help conservationists achieve career success and help wildlife thrive, regardless of financial barriers. Meet the scholarships here! At Conservation Careers, we know that money can be a big barrier, and sometimes even prevent talented conservationists from furthering their careers. But we believe all conservationists should be able to pursue […]

Phd fellowships – Water Governance & Political Ecology (extractivism, territory, mobilization) in Guatemala and Netherlands

Phd fellowships – Water Governance & Political Ecology (extractivism, territory, mobilization) in Guatemala and Netherlands

  Coordinated by Free University VU Amsterdam we are starting a new international project, NEWAVE, on water governance & political ecology. www.nextwatergovernance.net  There are 13 fully funded PhD positions available, open to students from all nationalities. One of them (ESR8) will be hosted with CEDLA Latin America Research Centre/University of Amsterdam. It is a comparative […]