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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Following two weeks that have seen 40,000 delegates descend on the Paris suburb of Le Bourget, hundreds of side events, thousands of recyclable cups, and the occasional dancehall star, COP21 is ...

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Earlier this year, we called for contributors to a book of blogs called ‘Dialogues of sustainable urbanisation: social science research and transitions to urban contexts’. Seven months later and the book ...

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Photo: Matthew Niederhauser (2015) http://www.matthewniederhauser.com/counterfeit-paradises/ This post was first published on the Future Earth blog. Global change science is by essence multidisciplinary: it grows from the cross-pollination between a broad range of ...

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