Environmental Spaces and the Feel-Good Factor
New Publication from AHRC
AHRC has produced a new leaflet highlighting the contribution of the Arts and Humanities to research on the environment.
The Global Challenges Research Fund is a 5-year £1.5Bn fund led by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) which operates across a number of delivery partners, including the UK Research Councils, UK Higher Education Funding bodies, the Academy of Medical Sciences, Royal Society, British Academy, the Royal Academy of Engineering and UK Space Agency.
The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) are looking to appoint GCRF Challenge Leaders.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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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
We are now recruiting for the Contributor Group on the second demystifying publication which will discuss the contested and complex concept of ‘health’ reflecting on the many different definitions and conceptualisations.
A new funding opportunity is now available for researchers to develop Natural Capital Synthesis Reports.
The report from the Valuing Nature workshop "Naturally Healthy" is now available: The cost-effectiveness of addressing public health priorities through improved access to the natural outdoors.
Read the background to the workshop and download the report here.