News from CROPNET

ISSC General Assembly 2017

24-26 October 2017 | Taipei

The meeting takes place within the context of the 32nd ICSU General Assembly, hosted by the Academy of Sciences, Taipei.

World Social Science Forum 2018

25-28 September 2018 | Fukuoka, Japan

CALL FOR SESSION PROPOSALS: Security and Equality for Sustainable Futures: Deadline 30 September 2017

Higher Education Governance, Research and Policy in Africa

Deadline: 30 September 2017

CALL by CODESRIA for Meaning-making Research Initiatives (MRI)

Sustainability interrogated: societies, growth, and social justice

6-8 September 2017 | University of Bradford, UK

Development Studies Association Conference 2017

4th Annual Amartya Sen Essay Prize

Deadline: 31 August 2017

CALL for original essays on the moral assessment of tax dodging.

EADI-NORDIC Conference 2017

21-23 August 2017 | Bergen, Norway

CONFERENCE: Globalisation at the Crossroads - Rethinking Inequalities and Boundaries

Child Poverty and Household coping Strategies in Croatia

May 2017

POLICY BRIEF by the Institute of Economics, Zagreb.

Sustainable Development Goals multi-stakeholder platform

Deadline: June 26, 2017

CALL for applications for membership.

​Demolishing Development Myths to Meet the SDGs

28 June 2017 | UN Library Geneva

Book Launch and Panel Discussion: Handbook of Alternative Approaches to Economic Development.

Indigenous Rights to Development, Socio-Economic Rights, and Rights for Groups with Vulnerabilities

June 2017

RESEARCH PAPER by CROP Fellow Camilo Perez-Bustillo (Universty of Dayton) and Jessie M. Hohmann (University of London).

Southern Problems of and Perspectives on Global Tax Fairness

Deadline: 31 August 2017

Call for Papers: Anthology publication by Global Justice Program, Yale University.

Feminist Scholarship, Universities and Social Transformation in Africa

12-23 June 2017 | Dakar Senegal

CALL for applications to CODESRIA 2017 Gender Institute (Deadline 15 May, 2017).

Transformations to Sustainability

Deadline: 5 April 2017

CALL for funding proposals: Over €13 million available for social science led research.

Migrating out of Poverty: From Evidence to Policy

28-29 March 2017 | London, UK

CONFERENCE: Organised by Department for International Development (DFID). Deadline for abstracts: 15 September 2016

World Social Work Day 2017

21 March 2017 | UN, Geneva

EVENT: What can social work contribute and which competencies are needed to implement the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG)?

2017 Stein Rokkan Prize

Deadline: 15 February 2017

CALL for nominations for Comparative Social Science Research.

The Poverty of Politics?

2 February 2017 | UN Headquarters, New York

EVENT: Pursuing Sustainable Development for All in Challenging Times.

The Universities and the SDGs

1 February 2017 | UiB Global, University of Bergen

WORKSHOP: How can universities, as part of a system of education and knowledge development, contribute to the promotion of the SDGs?

Professor Tony Atkinson (1944-2017)

In remembrance of Professor Tony Atkinson

Convention on the Rights of the Child: UNICEF interactive tool

20 November 2016

Mapping the Global Goals for Sustainable Development.

The IPCC’s 1.5C Report: Critical opportunities for social science to shape the future

31 October 2016 (16:00-17:00 CET) | Webinar

WEBINAR hosted by the International Social Science Council’s Transformations to Sustainability programme.

International Day for the Eradication of Poverty

17 October 2016

Moving from humiliation and exclusion to participation: Ending poverty in all its forms

World Social Science Report 2016

22 September 2016 | Stockholm, Sweden

ISSC REPORT: Challenging Inequalities – Pathways to a Just World

UiB ISSC

CROP News and Events

The Humanitarian Aid Machinery

26 September 2017 (08:30-09:30) | Bergen Resource Centre for International Development

SEMINAR organised by CROP/UiB: Diana Skelton (ATD Fourth World) and Arne Strand (CMI) in conversation with Alberto Cimadamore (CROP)

On the Move - Global Migrations, Challenges and Responses

September 2017

DIGITAL PUBLICATION by the ISSC as a follow-up to last year's "On the Move" conference co-organised by CROP.

Putting Children First

23-25 October 2017 | Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

CONFERENCE: Putting Children First - Identifying solutions and taking action to tackle poverty and inequality in Africa.

News from CROPNet

ISSC General Assembly 2017

24-26 October 2017 | Taipei

The meeting takes place within the context of the 32nd ICSU General Assembly, hosted by the Academy of Sciences, Taipei.

World Social Science Forum 2018

25-28 September 2018 | Fukuoka, Japan

CALL FOR SESSION PROPOSALS: Security and Equality for Sustainable Futures: Deadline 30 September 2017

Higher Education Governance, Research and Policy in Africa

Deadline: 30 September 2017

CALL by CODESRIA for Meaning-making Research Initiatives (MRI)