• A personal note on IGBP and the social sciences


    Humans are an integral component of the Earth system as conceptualised by IGBP. João Morais recalls key milestones in IGBP’s engagement with the social sciences and offers some words of advice for Future Earth.
  • IGBP and Earth observation:
    a co-evolution


    The iconic images of Earth beamed back by the earliest spacecraft helped to galvanise interest in our planet’s environment. The subsequent evolution and development of satellites for Earth observation has been intricately linked with that of IGBP and other global-change research programmes, write Jack Kaye and Cat Downy .
Published: May 17, 2013

Seventh International Symposium on Non-CO2 Greenhouse Gases (NCGG7) call for papers

Conference website:

NCGG

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A major international symposium on "Innovations for a Sustainable Future", 5-7 November, 2014.
The symposium invites submission of papers on four themes, covering causes, effects and solutions of the environmental problems associated with non-CO2 greenhouse gases. These papers may report on science (from natural, social, technological or integrated sciences) and policy.

Theme 1. Integration and Innovation
Theme 2. Sources, Sinks and Inventories  
Theme 3. Atmospheric Processes  
Theme 4. Policy Implementation including Mitigation and Adaptation

Deadline for papers: 1 February 2014.  

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