Training Opportunity: CEETOP Evidence synthesis short course and placements

The Collaboration for Environmental Training Opportunities (CEETOP) is a NERC funded training initiative consisting of two elements, a modular training programme and a placement. Both are flexible and can be attended independently of each other. The training is led by evidence synthesis specialists with experience of producing information for stakeholders including policy makers and business.

For short course registration or placement enquiries, please email Nicola Randall

Keynote Lecture Series: Making nature investable? Considering some outcomes of coupling 'nature' with 'capital'

This Valuing Nature Keynote Lecture will be given by Professor Sian Sullivan, from Bath Spa University. This 45 minute lecture will be followed by a panel discussion chaired by Professor Michael Winter with Guy Duke, and Professor Nicola Beaumont. 

Lecture Title: Making nature investable? Considering some outcomes of coupling 'nature' with 'capital'

Date: 11 Jan 2018, 18:00 to 20:00

Cross-disciplinary mental health network plus call

The research councils are pleased to announce the cross-disciplinary mental health network plus call.

The aim of the call is to encourage the creation of multi-disciplinary networks that cross the remit boundaries of the research councils. These networks will address important mental health research questions that require an innovative, cross-disciplinary approach to accelerate progress; to build cross-disciplinary research capacity in the field; and to strengthen the UK mental health research base.

New report: Natural Capital Committee advice on government’s 25 year environment plan

The Natural Capital Committee (NCC) has recently published a report Advice to Government on the 25 Year Environment Plan which sets out the NCC advice to government on the development and implementation of the 25 year environment plan.

It includes the NCC thoughts on what the plan should aim to achieve, how it will do that and what success will look like.