Seedbeds of Transformation: The Role of Science with Society and the SDGs in Africa

This conference will focus on transformations and the Sustainable Development Goals in Africa. Proposals for conference sessions and applications for interested participants seeking travel support are possible. The deadline for both calls is 9 February 2018.

The organisers of the "Seedbeds of Transformation: The Role of Science with Society and the SDGs in Africa" conference have announced two calls for interested participants. They are seeking proposals for conference sessions and applications for travel grants for African innovators.

This conference runs from 9 to 11 May 2018 in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. It is organised by Future Earth, the South African Government Department of Science and Technology, the National Research Foundation of South Africa and START.

The Seedbeds of Transformation conference has announced a related call for SDG Labs. See that call hereexternal link.

 

To learn more about this conference, visit the event websiteexternal link.

For more information, contact Jon Padgham at jon.padgham@futureearth.org

PECS - Programme on Ecosystem Change and Society

Stockholm Resilience Centre

Stockholm University
SE-106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
Visiting address: Kräftriket 2

+46 734 60 70 68 albert.norstrom@su.se

WHAT IS PECS

The Programme on Ecosystem Change and Society (PECS), is a core project of Future Earth. It aims to integrate research on the stewardship of social–ecological system and the relationships among natural capital, human wellbeing, livelihoods, inequality and poverty.