Climate Change, Migration and Human Rights Study Released

Tagged in

Climate change, migration and human rights – Dr. Cosmin Corendea awarded prestigious AXA Fellowship

Paris, 8 April 2016 – Dr. Cosmin Corendea, a senior scientist at the United Nations University Institute for Environment and Human Security (UNU-EHS), received a prestigious Post Doctoral Fellowship from the AXA Research Fund in support of his research work on “Migration and Human Rights in the Wake of Climate Change,” today.

Urgently Required: Autonomous vehicle for 2,000 kilometer mission under sea-ice

Tagged in

Fairbanks 16 March 2016 (WCRP) - The World Climate Research Programme (WCRP) and the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation have launched a new Polar Challenge to develop an Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) capable of a 2 000 km mission under the sea-ice in the Arctic or Antarctic.

The aim is to stimulate innovation into new monitoring tools for the Polar oceans, to complement satellite observations and ultimately expand scientific research capabilities and climate services in both the Arctic and Antarctic.

Health Reporting Competition

Tagged in

Dear Friend Science Journalist:
The World Federation of Science Journalists - in collaboration with Canada’s International Development Research Centre (IDRC) announces a competition offering journalists the chance to interview the top world’s experts on health and the environment, in Merida (Mexico), 1 – 5 December 2008

You could find information on that competition on our web site www.wfsj.org