. The Journal of the Indian Ocean Region (JIOR) - General Call for Papers
The Journal of the Indian Ocean Region (JIOR) is the flagship Journal of the Indian Ocean Research Group Inc. (http://www.iorgroup.net). It is currently based at the University of Adelaide. The role of the journal is to encourage research on geopolitical, economic, socio-cultural, environmental, scientific and technological issues relevant to the Indian Ocean Region.
JIOR is making a call for papers for consideration for inclusion in future issues from 2018. See call announcement for more information.
2. The Work Programme 2018-2020 for Societal Challenge 5 has been published
The Work Programme 2018-2020 for Societal Challenge 5 "Climate Action, Environment, Resource Efficiency and Raw Materials" has been published by the European Commission.
This Work Programme is structured around two calls: 'Building a low-carbon, climate resilient future: climate action in support of the Paris Agreement' and 'Greening the economy in line with the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals', and focuses on six priorities:Climate action in support of the Paris Agreement.
· Circular economy
· Raw materials
· Water for our environment, economy and society
· Innovating cities for sustainability and resilience
· Protecting and leveraging the value of our natural and cultural assets (which includes Earth observation, nature-based solutions, disaster risk reduction and natural capital accounting, and heritage alive).
For more information visit http://www.esastap.org.za/
Download the SC5 Work Programme 2018-2020