European Nodal Office

European Nodal Office

European Land-use Institute (ELI)

+49 345 55 26066

Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg
Institute for Geosciences and Geography
Dept. Sustainable Landscape Development
06120 Halle (Saale)
Germany

Focus on: land management, land use planning and land use policies.

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Events

 

July

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Monday, July 3, 2023 (All day) to Friday, July 14, 2023 (All day)

Large-scale acquisition of land in the Global South has received a great deal of interest in the last few years. This course provides a multidisciplinary analysis of the ‘land rush’ within the more general context of land governance in Africa, Asia and Latin America. We will look at the history and drivers, the diversity of stakeholders and networks involved, the urgency of current challenges and innovative governance solutions. Deadline to apply: 12 June 2023

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September

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Monday, September 4, 2023 (All day) to Friday, September 8, 2023 (All day)

The ECEM 2023 continues a series of conferences launched by the European chapter of ISEM, the International Society for Ecological Modelling. ISEM promotes the international exchange of ideas, scientific results, and general knowledge in the areas of systems’ analysis and simulations in ecology and application of ecological modelling for natural resource management.

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Jobs

 

Tenure-Track Professorship for ‘Conservation and Development’

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

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Wednesday, March 8, 2023

We seek candidates with an outstanding research record in biodiversity conservation and sustainable development, with experience in working in the Global South. Successful candidates are rooted in conservation science and must have a doctoral degree in conservation science, development geography, environmental science, political ecology or related fields. Deadline: 8 March 2023

PhD Position in Political Science, Biodiversity Financing/ARIES

Lund University

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Friday, February 3, 2023

The position at Lund University Sweden is part of the Mistra Biopath project and the work packages on “Mainstreaming biodiversity through governance innovations”. Deadline: 3 February 2023

PhD position Political Science, Political Economy of Biodiversity Financing

Lund University

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Friday, February 3, 2023

The position at Lund University Sweden is part of the Mistra Biopath project and the work packages on “Mainstreaming biodiversity through governance innovations”. Deadline: 3 February 2023

Research Scholar in international trade policies for sustainable development

International Institute for Applied System Analysis (IIASA)

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Tuesday, January 31, 2023

The position at IIASA (Austria) is part of the TRADEHUB UKRI-GCRF project and several Horizon Europe projects and will focus on policies to reduce the biodiversity impacts from international trade. Deadline: Until position filled.

Research Associate with the Sustainable Forest Transitions Project (two posts available)

University of Manchester

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Monday, January 30, 2023

​​​​​​​The University of Manchester is seeking to appoint two Research Associates for the Sustainable Forest Transitions (SFT) project. Deadline: 30 January 2023

Postdoc: Land system science tools for assessing pathways toward achieving global biodiversity targets

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (VU)

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Monday, January 30, 2023

This project will synthesize the extent to which land system science based assessment methods are able to impact on decision making towards implementing sustainability goals. The postdoc will work with a small core team of land system scientists (Peter Verburg, Erle Ellis and Yves Zinngrebe) while engaging the larger land system science community. The team will use the post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework as a case. Deadline: open until position filled.

News

 

GLP News

January 24, 2023

The Global Land Programme (GLP) IPO will move to its new home at the University of Maryland’s Department of Geographical Sciences in the United States on 1 February 2023. This transition was made possible by a National Science Foundation (NSF) grant in support of the land science community as a key part of international global change research infrastructure.

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December 13, 2022

A new article in Land Use Policy looks at how future agricultural land uses can counteract Blue and Green Infrastructure Networks.

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December 12, 2022

In his project LAND-POLICY, David Johannes Wuepper wants to record government measures worldwide to counteract land degradation, and analyze their respective effectiveness.

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November 12, 2022

The ECEM 2023, which will take place 4-8 September 2023 in Leipzig, Germany, invites the submission of proposals for sessions and workshops. Deadline: 10 January 2023.

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