UN75 Online Dialogue recording

UN – Academic Engagement (UNAI) held an online dialogue as part of the “75 Minutes of Dialogue” series organized to celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the United Nations (UN75). Dr. Rakhat Sabyrbekov participated as one of key speakers in the July 21 online dialogue. The full list of speakers includes Vladimir Moshkalo, Head, United Nations Environment Program Office in Russia […]

UN75 Online Dialogue

As part of the 75th anniversary of the United Nations (UN75), the UNAI is organizing a series of 75-minute online dialogues on pressing global issues involving experts, practitioners and scientists. An online dialogue will take place in Russian on July 21, 2020 from 8:30 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. EST in New York (3:30 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. Moscow and Minsk […]

Online seminar by TSPC AUCA on Desertification and Drought Day 2020 in the Kyrgyz Republic

Tian Shan Policy Center at AUCA (TSPC AUCA) is organizing an online event Food. Feed. Fibre. Sustainable solutions for combating land degradation in Kyrgyzstan. Date: Wednesday, June 17, 2020 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM Bishkek time (KGT) Event DescriptionDesertification and Drought Day – until this year known as The World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought – is observed every year to […]

PhD Position on biodiversity responses to land-use change in the former Soviet Union

The Conservation Biology department at the University of Göttingen (Germany) seeks highly qualified and motivated candidates for a PhD Position on biodiversity responses to land-use change in the former Soviet Union One PhD position (TV-L 13, 65%) for three years. Starting date: from 1st October 2020. The successful applicant will focus on the impacts of land-use change on biodiversity across the […]


The IfL is seeking qualified candidates for the position of a Post-doctoral researcher in critical mobilities studies (75 % E 13 TV-L, contract runtime 2020–2025) (f/m/d) within its “Regional Geographies of Europe” department. The IfL is an independent research institute with currently around 80 employees and member of the Leibniz Association. It is financially supported by the State of Saxony […]

ECFS’s Food Policy Case Study Project 2020

The World Bank and the Eurasian Center for Food Security are pleased to announce the fifth round of Food Policy Case Studies contest. Proposals for case studies are invited on various topics that address the impact of COVID-19 crisis on food and nutrition security in the Eurasian region. The objective of the call for proposals is to:  generate policy-relevant evidence and identify […]