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Repeats every week 3 times.


Tuesday, July 23, 2019 -
10:00am to 11:30am

In this three-session training, attendees will learn to use a freely-available QGIS plugin, Trends.Earth, created by Conservation International (CI) and have special guest speakers from the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) and UN Habitat. The training is available in English and Spanish.

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Tuesday, August 20, 2019 (All day) to Tuesday, August 27, 2019 (All day)

The Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) will run an international Summer School on the topic of land use and ecosystem change during August 2019 at the KIT-Campus Alpin, IMK-IFU (Garmisch-Partenkirchen).  Master and doctoral students are invited to learn about and discuss a wide range of issues related to ecosystem functioning, socio-ecological systems and land use change.



Wednesday, August 28, 2019 (All day) to Friday, August 30, 2019 (All day)

Scientists are invited to contribute to the conference and to share their research on the sustainability transformation in the 21st Century. Contributions are welcome from all fields of research.



Monday, September 9, 2019 (All day) to Thursday, September 12, 2019 (All day)

The 23rd International Conference on Environmental Indicators will take place at Technion (Israel Institute of Technology), Haifa, Israel, on the 9-12th of September 2019.

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Monday, September 16, 2019 (All day) to Friday, September 20, 2019 (All day)

The participants will bring their own cases in the form of posters to the summer school in Berlin, where the cases will react in structured discussions and exercises with the theories and methods offered by international lecturers of STS, political ecology and transdisciplinary research.

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Wednesday, October 30, 2019 (All day) to Saturday, November 2, 2019 (All day)

The call for the Third Archetype Workshop is now available. The workshop will follow up on previous two successful workshops held in Bern in 2017 and Berlin in 2018.