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Call for nominations for the review panel to conduct the external element of the first review of IPBES
IPBES are requesting nominations for the review panel to conduct the external element of the first review of IPBES (Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services)....
November 8, 2017
European Research Council Consolidator Grant 2018
ERC Starting and Consolidator Grants are designed to support excellent Principal Investigators (PIs) at the career stage at which they are starting or consolidating their own independent research...
November 7, 2017
Third EMBRIC Training Call
EMBRIC have recently announced their third training call, the aim of which is to provide organising parties of training opportunities an extra incentive and financial support to organise, host and...
November 6, 2017
Third EMBRIC Training Call
EMBRIC have recently announced their third training call, the aim of which is to provide organising parties of training opportunities an extra incentive and financial support to organise, host and...
November 6, 2017
Call for Nominations of Members for the IPBES Multidisciplinary Expert Panel
The Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) has opened invitations for nominations for the Multidisciplinary Expert Panel. The mandate of all members...
October 23, 2017
Call for 2018 SCOR Visiting Scholars
SCOR began a program in 2009 to enlist the services of ocean scientists from the SCOR community, from both developed and developing countries, to teach short courses and to provide more extended on-...
October 20, 2017
BiodivERsA: Launch of the Call "Scenarios of biodiversity and ecosystem services"
BiodivERsA and the Belmont Forum have jointly announced the 2017-2018 international call for research proposals on “Scenarios of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services”. The call will predominantly deal...
October 20, 2017
Call for Access to EMBRC-France
EMBRC‐France is launching its 4th funding call for projects in marine biology with a focus on the development or utilization of marine model organisms, and the use of biological resources already...
October 20, 2017
Global Sustainable Development Report (GSDR) 2019 - Call for Inputs
As part of its outreach efforts, the Independent Group of Scientists (IGS) is soliciting inputs from a diverse group of scientific and non-scientific communities, from developed and developing...
October 19, 2017
Call for Independent Directors for the VLIZ Board of Directors
The Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ) currently has a call open for applications for a position on the VLIZ Board of Directors. The VLIZ Board of Directors lead the affairs of the association and...
October 18, 2017
IMBRSea Call for Professional Practice Topics
In the past month, 92 students have started the IMBRSea programme, titled 'International Master in Marine Biological Resources' students re expected to do a Professional Practice in spring 2018, and...
October 17, 2017
Interreg Baltic Sea Region Opens Call for Applications for Project Platforms
Interreg Baltic Sea Region has opened a call for applications for project platforms, which enable projects to team up, and in this way increase the impact of the Interreg Baltic Sea Region’s projects...
October 11, 2017
Goldschmidt 2018 - Call for Session Proposals
The deadline to propose sessions for the Goldschmidt 2018 (12-17 August 2018, Boston, Massachusetts, USA) is November 1st, 2017. Goldschmidt 2018 is the latest edition of the Goldschmidt conference,...
October 10, 2017
EKLIPSE Call for the Organisation of Capacity Building Events
Do you have an idea for a seminar, short course or other kind of training event? EKLIPSE is inviting representatives of networks, organisations, projects and other entities to submit proposals to...
October 10, 2017
Call for Videos for EU Research & Innovation Projects
Research projects which are supported by the EU through Horizon 2020 and previous framework programmes are having a real impact on the life of Europe's citizens and our society as a whole. The...
October 9, 2017
Call for tenders to establish a Blue Bioeconomy Forum
This new forum's role will be to identify measures to open up markets for emerging products, to explore further research needs, or to point to areas where seed funding is required. The forum will...
October 9, 2017
European Maritime and Fisheries Fund Call for External Experts
The European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF) currently has open a 'Call for Experts'. The call is aimed at individuals who are considered experts in a large number of fields related to the...
September 25, 2017
ESAI Postgraduate Researcher of the Year 2017 Competition
In its fourth year the 'ESAI Postgraduate Researcher of the Year Award' for ESAI members is now open for applications. Applications will be accepted from students doing either a PhD or a Masters...
September 11, 2017
First Call for Transnational Access to European Aquatic Mesocosm Facilities in 2018 Open
The recently started EU Research Infrastructure project AQUACOSM (http://aquacosm.eu) has now opened it’s first AQUACOSM Transnational Access Program to fund opportunities to lead or participate in...
September 1, 2017
Expert reviewers sought for IPCC Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5°C
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) is undertaking an Expert Review of the IPCC “Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5°C”, an IPCC special report on the impacts of global warming...
August 31, 2017
Call for Abstracts: Poster Session 2nd JPI Oceans Conference
As JPI Oceans is one of the initiatives to implement the European Research Area and is aiming to improve and add value to existing science-policy mechanisms, JPI Oceans opens the exhibition space at...
August 31, 2017
EMOSE 2017 Inter-Comparison of Plankton Metagenome Analysis now Inviting Community Participation
The scientific objective of the first Edition (2017) of EMOSE is to review methods in marine plankton metagenomic analysis, essentially comparing the different filtration volumes and size‐fractions...
August 30, 2017
Call for Capacity Building Event Organisation
EKLIPSE
Do you have an idea for a seminar, short course or other kind of training event? EKLIPSE is inviting representatives of networks, organisations, projects and other entities to submit proposals to...
August 30, 2017
European Research Council Starting Grants
Researchers of any nationality with two to seven years experience since the completion of their PhD (with some exceptions being allowed) are eligible for the call. Applicants are expected to have a...
August 16, 2017
Call for Contributions to Engage and Support Global Assessment of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services
Help advance the inclusion of indigenous and local knowledge (ILK) in the IPBES Global Assessment of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services   In short: IPBES would like contributions from people within...
August 2, 2017
Calls for PhD Fellowships
The Stazione Zoologica Anton Dohrn Napoli currently has a call open for a number of PhD positions, covering an array of different areas and topics. The call numbers five PhD positions in total. The...
August 1, 2017
Call to Provide Support for Capacity Building Events on the Biodiversity Science-Policy-Society Interface
EKLIPSE is inviting representatives of networks, organisations, projects and other entities to submit proposals to develop capacity building events relevant to the Science-Policy-Society interface,...
July 27, 2017
MSCA-COFUND-2017 Co-funding of regional, national and international programmes
The COFUND scheme aims to stimulate regional, national or international programmes to foster excellence in researchers' training, mobility and career development, spreading the best practices of...
July 17, 2017
Areas of particular environmental interest in the Atlantic
The Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (EASME) wishes to enter into a service contract for a study on ‘Areas of particular environmental interest in the Atlantic’. The main...
July 17, 2017
Fulbright Arctic Initiative Accepting Applications
The Fulbright Arctic Initiative will bring together a network of scholars, professionals and applied researchers from the United States, Canada, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Russia and Sweden...
July 14, 2017
Joint Call: Impacts of Deep-Sea Nodule Mining
 Preannouncement On August 1, 2017, a number of JPI Oceans member countries will launch a joint call for preproposals to study the environmental impacts and risks associated with seabed mining. This...
July 12, 2017
2nd EKLIPSE call for requests now open
EKLIPSE is developing a European Mechanism to answer requests from policy makers and other societal actors on biodiversity-related issues. EKLIPSE invites proposals for requests from consortia...
July 12, 2017
Future Earth travel grant for early career professionals
Future Earth will offer a series of grants to early career professionals to support their travel to sustainability events around the world. The grants are open to early career researchers working in...
July 12, 2017
Marine Plastics Innovation Challenge
UN Environment in collaboration with Think Beyond Plastic™ invites university students from all over the globe to take part in the 2017 Marine Plastic Innovation Challenge. The challenge, which is...
July 5, 2017
First External Review Now Open for the IPBES Global Assessment
The external review for the first order drafts of the chapters of the IPBES global assessment of biodiversity and ecosystem services has started, and will be open until 15 August 2017. This...
June 16, 2017
2017 SCAR Fellowship Applications
Fellows may be awarded up to US$15,000 each and, this year, up to five are being offered by SCAR. Normally SCAR award 4 a year, but thanks to a contribution from India, 5 are being offered this year...
June 16, 2017
Marine Law and Ocean Governance Call 2017
The Marine Institute is pleased to announce a call for proposals under the topic Marine Law and Ocean Governance under the Marine Research Programme. The Marine Institute invites applications for a...
June 16, 2017
Scientific Committee of AlgaEurope 2017 opens Call for Abstracts
All abstracts will be submitted to peer-review, coordinated by the Scientific Committee. Notification of acceptance will be emailed to the corresponding author together with detailed information and...
June 15, 2017
Engaging environments - Announcement of opportunity
NERC is inviting proposals under this programme for public engagement consortium and capacity-building projects costing between £50,000 and £100,000 (at 80% full economic cost) that must be delivered...
June 2, 2017
Call open for PhD Programme in Earth Science, Fluid Dynamics, and Mathematics - Interactions and Methods
The new CALL for the PhD Programme in Earth Science, Fluid Dynamics, and Mathematics - Interactions and Methods (University of Trieste) is now open.  OGS will support: 1) a scholarship on the project...
May 24, 2017
Call for Junior chairs, PhD and post-doctoral positions
The University of Pau (France) is opening calls for Junior chairs, PhD and post-docs positions. As partner of this University, the INRA research unit (Nutrition, Metabolism, Aquaculture) is available...
May 17, 2017
Marine Infrastructure Call 2017
The Marine Institute has announced the launch of a €2m Marine Infrastructure Call 2017, with awards of between €20,000 and €200,000. The call was launched by Minister Creed, and it aims to raise the...
May 5, 2017
EU-PolarNet: Public consultation for EU priorities on polar research
This survey aims at giving participants a chance to state where they see challenges and opportunities arising in the Polar Regions (especially in the region you live or work in), which should be...
May 5, 2017
INTERREG 2 Seas Fifth Call for Proposals opens
The 5th round of proposals for the INTERREG 2 Seas is now entering its initial stages. The first step closes on Friday, 27 October 2017, and the second step will then commence on 2 February 2018, and...
May 5, 2017
ERA-PLANET Joint Transnational Call
This is a transnational call for collaborative projects.  The call is open to ERA-PLANET beneficiaries. It will use a two-step selection process to choose the most innovative and competitive...
May 3, 2017
Call for Abstracts for 8th EuroGOOS International Conference
The EuroGOOS association promotes, since 1994, the development of Operational Oceanography in Europe in the framework of the UNESCO-IOC International GOOS (Global Ocean Observing System) program....
April 26, 2017
Call for student involvement in EU Project
A new call is open to assign more then 100 grants of mobility for traineeship within the project “Universities for EU Projects”. The period of the mobility is between the 15th March and the 31st...
April 26, 2017
Call to Participate in External Review of IPBES Assessments by Governments and Experts
IPBES aims to finalize five assessments at the sixth session of the IPBES Plenary, in March 2018: four regional assessments of biodiversity and ecosystem services (for Africa, the Americas, Asia-...
April 24, 2017
Abstract Submission for WEFTA 2017 is now open
Innovative Technologies for Healthy and Sustainable Seafood production
Abstract submission for the 47th Conference of the West European Fish Technologists' Association (WEFTA) is now open. The theme for this years conference is "Innovative Technologies for Healthy and...
April 18, 2017
Call for Knowledge, EKLIPSE
Which types of urban and peri-urban natural spaces (blue and green) and which characteristics (components) of such spaces have a significant impact on human mental health and wellbeing?
Invitation to share existing knowledge EKLIPSE invites scientists, policy, practitioners and other societal actors to share their knowledge on the question stated above. This question was proposed by...
April 12, 2017