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12 December 2018
Jobs
The Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP) is seeking an experienced, dynamic and innovative Programme Management Officer to support the buildout and rollout of the Green Industry Platform.
3 December 2018
Jobs
Global Green Growth Institute is seeking an internationally recognized green growth leader for an Assistant Director-General role to lead the investment and Policy Solutions (IPSD) Division. The successful candidate will hold a Ph.D. in a relevant field and bring the professional experience that combines intellectual and managerial leadership in the field of green growth.
14 November 2018
Call for Papers
From 26-29 June 2019, the European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (EAERE) is holding the 24th Annual Conference of the EAERE in Manchester, UK (EAERE 2019). Proposals are invited for pre-organised Thematic and Policy Sessions. The deadline for the submission of proposals is 23 December 2018.
14 November 2018
Events
On 13 November 2018, Drawdown Switzerland held an event to raise awareness about existing science-based solutions that can help reverse global warming. The event featured Nobel laureate Jacques Dubochet, Emeritus Professor of biophysics at the University of Lausanne.
14 November 2018
Events

Our Future Water Berlin Event was held, by Robert C. Brears, on November 7th, 2018 at the InterContinental Hotel Berlin. The event was part of the Berlin Science Week.

13 November 2018
Events
The Arab Forum for Environment and Development (AFED) launched its annual report, Financing Sustainable Development in Arab Countries, during its 11th Annual Conference on 8 November 2018. The report takes note of the Arab region’s immense funding gap towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals and highlights the detrimental effects of long-lasting war and conflict on sustainable development and the region’s economy.
12 November 2018
Jobs
The Institute for Global Environmental Strategies is looking for a policy researcher to support the implementation of the Joint Crediting Mechanism (JCM) and developing and updating JCM and climate-related databases in climate and energy area.
12 November 2018
Jobs
The Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES) is seeking for the Head of the Technical Support Unit of the IPCC Task Force on National Greenhouse Gas Inventories to manage the programme under the guidance of the TFB with the responsibility to the TFI co-chairs and in accordance with administrative advice provided by a TSU senior advisor of the IGES.
8 November 2018
Research
A new report from UN Environment shows that investing in coral reefs to prevent their current rate of decline could net $37b for Indonesia, $35b for Mesoamerican Reef by 2030. Without urgent intervention, the world is on track to lose up to 90 per cent of its coral reefs within the next 30 years. Private sector investment is urgently needed to close the funding gaps in one of the world’s vital ecosystems.
7 November 2018
Events
From 7-9 November, the inno4sd.net Symposium is taking place in Brussels, Belgium, focusing on the role of science, technology and innovation (STI) for achieving the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). If you are unable to join in person, click here for links to the livestream of the event.

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