The Environmental Systems Analysis (ESA) Group of Wageningen University has an open PhD position within the new Marie Curie ITN project INSPIRATION (managing soil and groundwater impacts from agriculture for sustainable intensification). The topic is “Development of a spatially explicit multi-criteria decision support framework for evaluation of agricultural management strategies”. [Read more…] about PhD position: Development of a spatially explicit multi-criteria decision support framework for evaluation of agricultural management strategies
ESP connects over 3000 ecosystem services scientists, policy makers and practitioners who work together in more than 40 Working Groups and a growing number of National Networks on all continents. ESP regularly organises World and Regional conferences and provides many Services to further enhance the application of ecosystem services for nature conservation, ecosystem restoration and sustainable management. Partner up with ESP and join in the global effort for the future of our Natural Capital!
Deadline: 1 August 2016!
The Carl von Ossietzky University, Oldenburg is offering two PhD positions within the project “Right Seeds? Gemeingüterbasierte Rechte an Saatgut und Sorten als Treiber für eine sozial-ökologische Transformation des Pflanzenbaus” (“Right Seeds ? Common rights to seeds and varieties as a driver for a socio-ecological transformation of plant cultivation”). The positions are with a fixed term of 1 year, with opportunity for a 4-year extension after a successful mid-term evaluation. [Read more…] about Two PhD positions at Carl von Ossietzky University, Oldenburg
The Agricultural Economics and Policy Group and the Grassland Sciences Group at ETH Zurich seek a postdoctoral researcher with a background in agricultural economics and / or economic valuation to contribute to the research area of benefit transfer for ecosystem service valuation. The position is offered within the project ‘Portfolio management to value grassland ecosystem goods and services in Swiss agriculture (VALUEGRASS)’. [Read more…] about Postdoctoral Researcher in Economic Valuation of Grassland Ecosystem Services
Representatives from over 160 of the world’s leading organizations, spanning business, finance, accounting, conservation, academia, and policy, met on 13 July in London to celebrate the culmination of a unique collaborative project that has produced the first global Natural Capital Protocol. [Read more…] about First Natural Capital Protocol launched
This site has been created to spread cases of vulnerable communities and ecosystems, starting from Latin America but including all continents. [Read more…] about SEV VESPLAN presents a visual journey through vulnerable socio-ecosystems and invites your contributions