What can social science tell us about how to curb warming at 1.5°C, and about what the impacts of such warming would be? Earlier this year, we held a webinar ...

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The Opening Ceremony of the Learning Exchange (L-R: Tracy-Ann Hyman; Linda Mbonambi; Mrs. Opal Beharie, Secretary Manager of Westmoreland Parish Council; His Worship Bertel Moore, Mayor of Westmoreland; Zakhi Mkhize; ...

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Tropical forests cover around 6 % of the world’s land surface, yet support 50 – 75 % of all terrestrial species. Yet in addition to hosting most global biodiversity, the ...

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What do public hospitals in St. Andrew, Jamaica; global warming in Dhaka, Bangladesh; access to land for housing in Port Harcourt, Nigeria and the cartoneros [scavengers] in Argentina have in ...

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Photo: Clark and Kim Kays via Flickr The 24th World Congress of Political Science takes place this July in Poznań, Poland. We caught up with Guy Lachapelle, Secretary General of the ...

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The third edition of the Ethnografilm Festival took place from the 29th of March to the 2nd April 2016 at Ciné 13, Paris. With around 100 films and footage shot in a several ...

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Grjótagjá Rift, Iceland. Photo: Brian Gratwicke via Flickr For some years now it seems that not a day goes by without a report of a failed or unsatisfactory replication of scientific ...

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In preparation for the development of a new global climate agreement at COP21, the United Nations Convention on Climate Change (UNFCC) undertook a synthesis effort to understand the aggregate effect ...

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It has been a year since I started leading an international network of researchers on a six-month seed-funded project* through the ISSC’s Transformations to Sustainability Programme. With a seed grant ...

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To coincide with COP21, we invited researchers from the ISSC’s networks to share their thoughts on the conference and its outcomes. In this blog originally posted on EJOLT  Professor Joan Martínez Alier asks ...

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