Events

 

Conflict-Free Sourcing Initiative Annual Meeting and Conference 2017

18 October 2017 – 19 October 2017 | Santa Clara, CA

Conflict-Free Sourcing Initiative (CSFI)

The Conflict-Free Sourcing Initiative holds an annual conference in conjunction with the EICC's Responsible Electronics meeting. This event brings together representatives of industry, government and...

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2017 Environment and Emergencies Forum

26 September 2017 – 28 September 2017 | Nairobi, Kenya

UN Environment and OCHA

The Environment and Emergencies Forum (EEF) is a unique opportunity to discuss global policy, share experiences and knowledge, forge new partnerships and agree on key actions related to environmental...

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Environment, Development and Peace

7 August 2017 – 15 September 2017 | Online

University for Peace

This course will introduce students to the relations between the environment, development, and peace and conflict. We will discuss the concepts of Global Environmental Change, Sustainable Development,...

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23rd International Sustainable Development Research Society Conference

14 June 2017 – 16 June 2017 | Bogotá, Colombia

International Sustainable Development Research Society

Organizer: International Sustainable Development Research Society   When: 14 June - 16 June 2017   Where:  Universidad de los Andes Central campus Calle 21 # 1-20 Bogotá, Colombia   General theme...

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Warfare, Environment, Social Inequality and Peace Studies (WESIPS) Conference

25 May 2017 – 27 May 2017 | Seville, Spain

Dr. Richard J. Chacon (Winthrop University) and Dr. Yamilette Chacon (James Madison University)

Over millennia, warfare, environmental degradation, and social inequality have brought much suffering to humankind. In an effort to facilitate interdisciplinary cross-fertilization, WESIPS brings tog...

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4th Istanbul International Water Forum

10 May 2017 – 11 May 2017 | Istanbul, Turkey

Turkish Water Institute

The world is witnessing an unprecedented rise in the number of people fleeing wars and conflicts. Turkey being in the midst of this phenomenon, the 4th Istanbul International Water Forum (IIWF) will a...

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Water Cooperation and Conflict: The Local and Global Challenge

13 April 2017 | New York, NY

Pace University Dyson College Institute for Sustainability and the Environment

Water is essential to life. An age of unprecedented planetary change demands new strategies to manage this substance upon which nature, nations and neighborhoods depend. Building on our past two confe...

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From Scarcity to Security: Water as a Resource for Middle East Peacebuilding

20 March 2017 | Washington, DC

Elliott School of International Affairs, George Washington University

In the Middle East, water has often constituted a source of tension between Israel, the Palestinians and neighboring states. In recent years, however, regional leaders have increasingly identified wat...

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4th Arab Water Week 2017: Managing Water Systems within Fragile Environments in the Arab Region

19 March 2017 – 23 March 2017 | Dead Sea, Jordan

Arab Countries Water Utilities Association

Water is increasingly becoming a binding constraint on Arab development. According to the Arab Development Challenges Reports by UNDP; available renewable fresh water resources per capita in the Arab...

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The Impact of Armed Conflict on the Environment and Natural Resources: A Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 16 Perspective

17 March 2017 | Bristol, United Kingdom

University of West of England Environmental Law Unit

With the objective of SDG16 in mind, the aim of the proposed seminar is to explore the implementation of SDG16 and the challenges to such implementation, in particular exploring key issues such as hum...

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