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LANDac CMM Conference Call for Abstracts

LANDac CMM Conference Call for Abstracts
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Netherlands Academy on Land Governance for Equitable and Sustainable Development (LANDac), a GLTN Partner, in collaboration with Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) and IDS-Utrecht University are calling for papers and panel proposals.

The selected papers will be presented at the “CLIMATE CHANGE INTERVENTIONS AS A SOURCE OF CONFLICT, COMPETING CLAIMS AND NEW MOBILITIES - Increasing the resilience of communities and cities in the South” conference scheduled for 24-25 November 2016 in Ultrecht, the Netherlands.

This conference aims to better understand the impacts of climate change-related investments, exploring how to prevent and resolve conflicts, in cities as well as in urbanizing and rural areas.

The conference topics and themes are:

  • Climate Change, conflict and violence
  • Climate Change, (new) partnerships, alliances and cooperation
  • Migration and new mobilities
  • Access to land and climate change
  • Large-scale investment in infrastructure
  • Climate Change and Habitat III – the New Urban Agenda
  • Urban resilience
  • Climate Change and the SDGs
  • Community-based adaptation
  • Nature conservation and REDD++
  • Climate action in dryland areas
  • Climate Change, land subsidence and flooding
  • Risk and disasters – dealing with the unexpected
  • Climate finance mechanisms in practice
  • Knowledge production and policy claims in Climate Change

NB: Other related topics are also welcomed.

Interested participants can send their abstract of no more than 300 words to landac.geo@uu.nl indicating “CCMCC Conference” on or before 25th September 2016. Submissions should be written in English and should include: title; name and affiliation of all authors; and full contact details of presenter(s). A selection committee will review all submissions and make a final decision of which you will be notified by 21st October 2016.

More information is available here: Call for abstracts

Further information:

www.landgovernance.org | www.nwo.nl/en


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