Posted on behalf of David Lam, Leuphana University Lüneburg, Institute for Ethics and Transdisciplinary Sustainability Research Humanity sits at a crossroad between tragedy and transformation, and now is a crucial time for sustainability research. Radical approaches are needed in sustainability research and praxis if they are to meet the challenges of the 21st century. Inspired… Continue reading Leverage Points 2019: International conference on sustainability research and transformation, Lüneburg, Germany, 6-8 February 2019 – Call for abstracts
Eawag, the Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology, is an internationally networked aquatic research institute within the ETH Domain (Swiss Federal Institutes of Technology). Eawag conducts research, education and expert consulting to achieve the dual goals of meeting direct human needs for water and maintaining the function and integrity of aquatic ecosystems. The… Continue reading PhD position on the role of global regimes in sustainability transitions
The #3rdNEST conference feedback results are in! Let’s take a peek at what participants thought worked well… and what can be done better at the #4thNEST in 2019.
An organizer’s perspective on the 3rd NEST conference: Stimulating and fun!
Author: Julia Beyersdorf, Fraunhofer-ISI About a week after the 3rd NEST conference in Utrecht (NL), I’m back to my daily work life in South Germany and, at the same time, I am not. I’ve experienced enriching two conference days and three evening events. Naturally, I learned more about the Sustainable Transition frameworks, their different foci… Continue reading The growing Network of Early Career Researchers in Sustainable Transitions: A delegate’s view of the 3rd NEST conference
Following an inspiring first day at the 3rd NEST conference, the second and final day of our event continued in high spirits, with the delegates being motivated and looking forward to the planned presentations and workshops. Following a slighly-later-than-usual start, which was thankfully accepted, the morning commenced with a round of parallel sessions, covering a wide… Continue reading 3rd NEST conference – Day 2
Having arrived in Utrecht highly motivated and looking forward to a great event, it’s time to take stock on the various inputs and activities of the first day. After the 2017 event set the bar (and our expectations) very high, this bar was, if anything, set even higher this year. The conference started at the Utrecht… Continue reading 3rd NEST conference – Day 1