• China’s emissions glimpsing the peak


    China recently announced its intention to peak its carbon-dioxide emissions. How soon could the emissions peak and at what absolute value? Libo Wu explores.
  • The greening of the Southern Hemisphere


    The 2010-2011 La Niña weather event brought lush vegetation to vast semi-arid regions in the Southern Hemisphere and altered the delicate balance of the global carbon sinks. Owen Gaffney explores how La Niña might change in the future and what that might imply.

Events


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Open
May 4, 2015 - May 8, 2015

Liège, Belgium

Open
June 24, 2015 - July 2, 2015

Gothenburg, Sweden

Congress Secretariat, MCI Scandinavia

Tel: +46-8 5465 1500

Conference webpage: http://weec2015.org/


Local Organizing Committee

  • If you want to get in contact with the Local Organizing Committee for discussing a symposium or side event, please e-mail at: loc@gmv.gu.se. Note that this e-mail is only for discussing symposium or side event.
Open
August 23, 2015 - August 28, 2015

Monte Verità, Ticino, Switzerland

Center for Climate Systems Modeling (C2SM),

Email (c2sm@env.ethz.ch)

Detailed information and the application form are available at:

http://www.c2sm.ethz.ch/education/summerschool2015

Open
November 3, 2015 - November 5, 2015

Spier Estate, Stellenbosch, South Africa

Organising Committee (register@pecs2015.org)

Tel: +27-21 762 6688

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  • May 4 - May 8, 2015

    47th International Liege Colloquium on Ocean Dynamics Marine Environmental Monitoring, Modelling and Prediction


  • Jun 24 - Jul 2, 2015

    8th World Environmental Education Congress: Planet and People - How can they develop together


    Who should come? The congress is an international meeting point for everyone working with education for environment and sustainable development or which have an interest in the field. WEEC 2015 is as such an opportunity to learn more about the latest in environmental and sustainability education, to discuss with people from all over the world, to share your own work and to learn from others. We are expecting participants from a wide range of countries. Are you maybe a researcher, educator, student, decision-maker, NGO or media working with or having an interest in education for environment and sustainable development, or are you just curious? Welcome!Are you interested in sharing your research or sharing good examples regarding education for environment and sustainable development? Perhaps you work with an interesting education model which you would like to share through for example a workshop? In that case we recommend you to submit an abstract by the 19 of December, 2014. The registration for the congress opens on the 15 of November, 2014.Examples of participants:
    • Researchers and educators at universities
    • Teachers teaching all ages
    • Students
    • Folk high-schools
    • Local, regional and national government agencies, municipalities
    • Officials from international organizations
    • NGOs
    • Managers of parks and protected areas
    • Private companies who are interested in environmental and sustainability issues and in education
    • Media/press
    The congress will discuss the role and importance of education for environment and sustainability at all levels ; both in higher education and for lower ages .Two main categories of abstracts can be submitted: academic abstracts and practitioner abstracts. As such, practitioner abstracts could be a description for example of a teaching model regarding environment and sustainability.

  • Global Change Magazine No. 83


    This issue features a special section on carbon. You can read about peak greenhouse-gas emissions in China, the mitigation of black carbon emissions and the effect of the 2010-2011 La Niña event on gl...

  • AfricanNESS Science Plan


    A strategy for global environmental change research in Africa. Published 2008.
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