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April 2019

Request for expressions of interest in developing impact stories from projects funded by the Belmont Forum–NORFACE Transformations to Sustainability programme

The International Science Council (ISC), on behalf of the Belmont Forum and the NORFACE network, is seeking an expert science communication consultant to develop impact stories from twelve projects funded through the Transformations to Sustainability (T2S) programme. The Belmont Forum and NORFACE research programme Transformations to Sustainability (T2S) supports and advances international, transdisciplinary research on the social dimensions of sustainability …
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Call for papers: Using Liberation Pedagogies and Knowledge Systems to Build Communities of Resistance to Address Environmental and Climate Injustices

This special issue of Environmental Justice welcomes papers that explore the intersections of environmental justice, liberation struggles, scientific research, knowledge systems, to build communities of resistance. Grassroots organizers, facilitators, movement strategists, CBOs, and folks from interdisciplinary backgrounds, such as artists, are encouraged to submit approaches, strategies, stories, perspectives, and visions for how we can practice caring, healing, feeling joy, and …

June 2022 resources round-up: latest publications from the Transformations to Sustainability community

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Journal articles, books and other publications Conde, M., Walter, M. 2022. Knowledge Co-Production in Scientific and Activist Alliances: Unsettling Coloniality, Engaging Science, Technology, and Society, https://doi.org/10.17351/ests2022.479 Trejo-Rangel, M.A., Marchezini, V., Rodriguez, D.A. and da Silva Oliveira, M. (2021), "Participatory 3D model to promote intergenerational engagement for disaster risk reduction in São Luiz do Paraitinga, Brazil", Disaster Prevention and Management, Vol. 30 No. 3, pp. 308-326. https://doi.org/10.1108/DPM-08-2020-0262 Trejo-Rangel, …

IPACST Advisory Board considers key findings emerging from case studies

In early May 2022 the T2S-IPACST project team hosted a hybrid, two-day Advisory Board meeting at the University of Cambridge (UK), bringing together the IPACST Advisory Board members, who are senior academic scholars and experts in the field of intellectual property (IP) and sustainability, and the international IPACST project team members. The purpose of the meeting was to seek expert …

Study proposes to involve high school students in mapping natural disaster hazards and impact prevention

By Luciana Constantino, Agência FAPESP  Several natural disasters have afflicted various parts of Brazil since 2022 began, from deadly flooding and mudslides due to abnormally heavy rain in the states of Minas Gerais, Bahia, Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo, to severe drought in Rio Grande do Sul state. However, only 6.1% of its 5,568 municipalities have plans of any …
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