Register now for the 2017 GCHERA World Conference, to be held at Nanjing Agricultural University, from October 28 - 30 (arrive October 27). The GCHERA World Agriculture Prize 2017 Award Ceremony will be held the same weekend.
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31th Winter Course of the International School on Disarmament and Research on Conflicts (ISODARCO)
Subject: The Evolving Nuclear Order: New Technology and Nuclear Risk
Venue: Andalo (Trento, Italy)
Date: 7-14 January 2018
Director of the School: Carlo Schaerf (ISODARCO, Rome, Italy).
The world faces a looming challenge of handling our waste, an increasing percentage of which is made of plastic, which simply does not go away. Plastic usually accounts for up to 20 percent of a municipality’s waste generation by weight, but by volume, the proportion is significantly higher.
The 3rd GEN TEFL International Conference welcomes papers discussing new research, new forms of contexts for learning, and new types of collaboration among academics and practitioners from wide range of disciplines and educational settings that explore a rich and diverse view on ELT Policies and Practices.
Modes of Presentation
1) Paper Presentation (research, theory, concept, and practice based papers) - 20 minutes
Voluntas special issue: Civil Society Organizations: the Site of Legitimizing the Common Good
Please see this PDF for more information.
Posted on behalf of the European Inter-University Center for Human Rights and Democratisation (EIUC)
From 30 August to 1 September 2017 civil society activists, researchers and policy makers will gather at the Maison des Associations Internationales (MAI) in Brussels for brainstorming sessions and a public event which will gather over 200 people.