The UN Secretary-General has appointed Paul Ladd Director of UNRISD. With 20 years of experience in global policy and research on issues such as trade, finance and migration, he joins UNRISD in October from the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), where he has been Director of the Team on the Post-2015 Development Agenda. He succeeds Sarah Cook, who stepped down as of 1 June.
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Biennial Meeting, Madrid, Spain from June 7th through 10th, 2016
Dpto. Psychology of Personality, Evaluation and Psychological Treatments. UNED.
C/ Juan del Rosal, 10-12
28040 Madrid, España
Phone number: +34 913988231
Posted from International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development website
With the adoption of the post-2015 development agenda on the horizon and negotiations on a new climate regime, what’s changed for governance of the global economy in the last two decades, and what have we learned? This article maps the shifting context for trade, investment, and sustainable development.
If you are still wondering whether to nominate your association, a colleague or yourself for the Association Awards, here are 7 reasons why it is important to do so:
The International Society for Third-Sector Research (ISTR) is pleased to announce the 2016 ISTR Emerging Scholar Dissertation Award. This award is presented biennially for a PhD dissertation completed or defended in the two calendar years (July 1, 2013 and June 30, 2015) preceding the award. Self-nominations are accepted.
Ideally located in Louise/Châtelain Area (very quiet street, close to public transport), the Art Nouveau building has been expertly restored to offer modern serviced offices and business facilities, whilst maintaining original period detailing throughout.
We are a multicultural association based in Brussels and working in communications. We would like to sublet part of our offices.
Thailand ready for FDI Annual World Dental Congress 2015
The Dental Association of Thailand and Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) announce the country’s readiness to host FDI Annual World Dental Congress 2015 during 22-25 September, 2015 at Bangkok International Trade and Exhibition Center (BITEC) in Bangkok.
On 15 June 2015, the United Nations General Assembly elected Mogens Lykketoft of Denmark to serve as the President of its seventieth session, which runs from September 2015 to September 2016. At the time of his election, Mr. Lykketoft was the Speaker (President) of the Danish Parliament, a position he has held since 2011.
25/09 | 09h00-18h30
Colloque organisé dans le cadre du programme interdisciplinaire "Sociétés plurielles" de l'Université Sorbonne-Paris-Cité, en partenariat avec le CERI, l'IRD et l'INALCO
Title of the project:
Giving blood, doing blood: The performances and politics of blood in the blood economy