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December 2nd-5th, 2016: Second Annual FLARE Conference

Second Annual FLARE Conference December 2-5, University of Edinburgh, U.K. The FLARE (Forests and Livelihoods: Assessment, Research, and Engagement) network’s 2nd annual meeting aims (1) to advance cutting-edge knowledge and practices regarding forest-based livelihoods, governance, biodiversity, and climate change; (2) increase dialogue …

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November 21st-25th, 2016: African ESP Conference

African ESP Conference November 21-25, Nairobi, Kenya The first Conference of the Regional Africa chapter of ESP (Ecosystem Services Partnership) will be held onNovember 21-25 2016 in Nairobi, Kenya. The conference theme is Ecosystem Services for SDGs in Africa and will …

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October 24th-27th, 2016: Global Land Project (GLP) Open Science Meeting

Global Land Project (GLP) Open Science Meeting October 24-27, Beijing China The GLP Open Science Meeting aims to bring together the Land System Science community to present, discuss, and foster progress towards a sustainable land use future. Arun Agrawal will give …

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April 20th-21st, 2016: Large-Scale Land Transactions

IFRI, African Studies Center, Center for South Asian Studies, and Center for Southeast Asian Studies Large Scale Land Transactions April 20-21, Dana Building Dow Commons IFRI, in collaboration with African Studies Center, Center for South Asian Studies, and Center for Southeast …

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First Annual FLARE Network Conference: November 27th-30th, 2015

IFRI is developing a Community of Practice, Forests & Livelihoods: Assessment, Research, and Engagement (FLARE) network which aims to advance the state of knowledge regarding forest-based livelihoods. By bringing together representatives of key stakeholders – donor organizations, environmental and social …

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November 19th, 2015: Web-tools for Targeting and Evaluating Forest Conservation Policy

Allen Blackman Web-tools for Targeting and Evaluating Forest Conservation Policy November 19, 2:30 – 4:00 pm, Dana Building 1046 Allen Blackman will discuss alpha versions of two web-tools that he and colleagues at Resources for the Future (RFF) are developing …

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November 12th, 2015: Affective Ecologies

Professor Neera Singh Affective Ecologies: Rethinking Ontology, Subjectivity and Environmental Care November 12, 10:30-12:00pm, Dana Building 1024 The current ecological crisis is a reflection of a deeper ontological crisis that challenges us to rethink human modes of being-becoming. Scholars and …

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October 9th, 2015: Extending the Lab’s Reach

Andrew Bell Extending the Lab’s Reach: Lab Experiments in Rural Communities October 9, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm, Dana Building 1040 Social data collection is hard. Social data collection in remote areas can be particularly hard, as costs, logistical issues, …

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September 17th, 2015: Fellowship Opportunity Presentation

Gary R. Burniske US Borlaug Fellows in Global Food Security Fellowship Opportunity Presentation September 17, 10:30 am – 11:30 am, Dana Building 1024 The US Borlaug Fellows Program in Global Food Security supports US graduate students at the masters and …

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June 2nd, 2015: How to Get Published

Kay McArdle, Arun Agrawal, & Joan Nassauer How to Get Published: A Presentation for PhD Students & Early Career Researchers June 2, 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm, Dana Building 1006 Kay McArdle is a Publisher of Geography, Planning and Development journals …

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