- The MRI
2-7 July, Brest, Brittany, France
Although this one is not directly mountain-related, the governance of socio-ecological systems plays an important role for many mountain researchers as well!
EXPLORING THE LAND-OCEAN CONTINUUM: COASTAL ZONES, RIVER DELTAS, ISLANDS AND WETLANDS
organized jointly by French Network of LTER Sites / Netherlands Research School for Socio-Economic and Natural Sciences of the Environment
in partnership with European University Institute of the Sea of Brest, HABITER Research Laboratory, School of Geometers and Topographers of Tours
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The GOSES Summer School is specifically designed not only for doctoral candidates, but also for pre-docs, post-docs, junior and senior scholars, who wish to further explore the governance of socio-ecological systems, discuss cutting-edge research with peers and established scholars alike and develop specific skills such as presenting and discussing their own research, co-writing scientific articles and modeling socio-ecological systems. The language of instruction will be English.
Social-Ecological Systems - Ecosystems - Environmental Regions - Governance - Scale - Local - Regional - Global - Sustainability - Integrated Approaches - Diagnostic Frameworks - Boundary Work - Participative Research - Coastal Zones - River Deltas - Islands - Wetlands - Fisheries - Parks - Landscapes - Food Systems - Irrigation Schemes - Aquifers - River Basins - Regional Seas - Oceans - Biodiversity - Endangered Species
Sustainability Science - Environmental Sciences - Ecology - Biology - Sociology - Political Science - International Relations - Management - Economics - Agronomics - Geography - Planning - Law - Philosophy - any discipline related to ecosystems, society, governance and sustainability
If you are interested in attending, please pre-register to the GOSES Summer School using the link below. Actual inscriptions will be opened approximately three months before the event. Pre-registrations help us plan the event and ensure that all those who are interested in attending are informed as soon as more information is available and inscriptions are open. The deadline for pre-registration is 15 April 2017. Pre-registration must be submitted though the following link: http://enquete.univ-reims.fr/limesurvey/index.php?sid=23635
This Summer School is part of an Action Nationale de Formation (ANF) of the CNRS. Up to 10 scholarships to cover tuition, travel, board and accommodation will be available for CNRS staff members and up to 5 extra scholarships will be available for scholars affiliated to CNRS mixed research units (UMR). Moreover, at least 5 spots will be reserved for members of SENSE who confirm participation by 31 May 2017. At least 5 spots will be open to external participants. Inscriptions will be on a first come first serve basis, provided certain minimum requirements are met.