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Arctic Change Québec City-Canada December 11-15, 2017

With over 1450 registrants, Arctic Change 2017 has been by far the most popular annual gathering in ArcticNet’s history. Arctic researchers, Inuit, First Nations and Northern community representatives, government and non-government organizations, students, and industry stakeholders from 22 countries convened in Québec City from December 11-15, 2017, to discuss global challenges and opportunities arising from climate change and modernization in the circum-Arctic. 403 more words

Indigenous Peoples

7th Symposium Ouranos, Montréal-Canada November 15-17, 2017

The Symposium Ouranos is a major event in Québec, which will bring together some 500 experts in the fields of climate sciences and adaptation to climate change. 331 more words

Indigenous Peoples

ArcticNet Annual Scientific Meeting Winnipeg-Canada December 5-9, 2016

ArcticNet host its 12th Annual Scientific Meeting from 5 to 9 December 2016 at the RBC Convention Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba. The ASM2016 will welcome researchers, students, Inuit, Northerners, policymakers, and stakeholders to address the numerous environmental, social, economical and political challenges and opportunities that are emerging from climate change and modernization in the Arctic. 490 more words

Indigenous Peoples

Arctic Change – Global Challenge: Workshop for Emerging Leaders Rovaniemi-Finland August 30-31, 2017

The aim of this workshop is to increase the capacity of individuals who may become the next generation global leaders to understand and act on the new security and governance challenges that are developing in the context of global environmental change. 173 more words

Indigenous Peoples

Impact of the rosette weevil on yellow starthistle

Yellow starthistle (Centaurea solstitialis L.) (YST) is an invasive weed native to the Mediterranean region with a geographical centre of diversity in Turkey. It is widely established in Chile, Australia, and western North America. 218 more words

Physiologically Based Models

Neotropical diversification - the book

In November 2016, Springer contacted me to write a book on neotropical diversification. I proposed an edited book including as many views as possible on this fascinating topic and inivted Ana Carnaval, from the City University of New York, to join me as co-editor. 179 more words


Earth Science and Climate Change

Climate Change is the most sought after a topic discussed very prominently in the media during this millennium as the Earth and the Environment is the worst affected due to it. 317 more words

Earth Science