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Vacancy | UNW-DPC

Team Assistant

UNW-DPC | Bonn, Germany

Deadline: 27 April 2014

The UN-Water Decade Programme Office has been founded to strengthen the activities of the more than two dozen UN organizations and programmes already co-operating within the inter-agency mechanism known as UN-Water, and to add value and facilitate the activities of the UN-Water members and support them in their efforts to achieve the millennium goals related to water. |Read more

Vacancy | UNU-FLORES


UNU-FLORES | Dresden, Germany

Deadline: until Position is Filled

United Nations University - Institute for Integrated Management of Material Fluxes and of Resources (UNU-FLORES):

The mission of UNU-FLORES is to contribute to the development of integrated and sustainable management strategies for the use of water, soil and waste resources in particular in developing and emerging countries in scientific, educational, managerial, technological and institutional terms. Potential issues of focus include: urban water management, nutrient cycles and budgets, methods for reclamation and rehabilitation of degraded sites, site-specific river-basin scale water management; interaction of land use management and water inventory under differing climate conditions, efficient site-adapted waste management strategies, among others. The Institute develops innovative concepts for target- and region- specific knowledge transfer as well as appropriate methodologies and approaches for postgraduate and professional education. The Institute is located in Dresden, Germany. |Read more

Internship on Sustainable Development Goals at the Earth System Governance International Project Office

Rolling applications | Lund, Sweden

The Earth System Governance research alliance is the largest social science research network in the area of governance and global environmental change. Its international research programme takes up the challenge of exploring political solutions and novel, more effective governance systems. |Read more


Post-Doctoral Researcher

Human Dimensions of Natural Resource Management Laboratory at the School of Environmental and Forest Sciences, College of the Environment, University of Washington

The department is seeking candidates for the position of postdoctoral researcher in the area of Human Dimensions of Natural Resource Management. The position is full time and offers competitive salary and benefits commensurate with experience. The initial appointment is for one year; annual renewals for up to two additional years will be based on performance. |Read more

Fellowship | CAS-TWAS

CAS-TWAS Fellowship Program

Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), Academy of Sciences for the Developing World (TWAS)

The Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) and the Academy of Sciences for the Developing World (TWAS) have agreed to offer 50 fellowships each year to scholars from developing countries (other than China) who wish to pursue research in natural sciences in China. |Read more