Alfred Wegener Institute: Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research (AWI) is cordially invited to consider becoming a Participating University in the proposed WCCC Scholarship Program
University Registration for the World Climate Change Challenge, under & post graduate Scholarship Program for students from Developing Countries wishing to undertake climate mitigation & adaptation fields of study, at a world class international university is closing on Wednesday May 11th. Germany contributed USD1 billion to the Green Climate Fund, which was established to assist Developing Countries further develop their capacities to fight climate change.
The Kiel cluster of Excellence "The Future Ocean" has produced a global learning opportunity (MOOC, Massive Open Online Course) with its partners and the SDSN.
The MOOC teaching language is English, but GEOMAR provides translations to Spanish, Italian, German and Chinese. The course is free, runs at your pace, build on high school knowledge and hopefully will help to build a global learning platform.
The Geophysical Institute, University of Bergen, has two vacant Chief Engineer positions, one for Norwegian Marine ICOS, and one for ICOS Ocean Thematic Centre (OTC). The Norwegian Marine ICOS engineer will be technically responsible for autonomous pCO2 systems installed onboard four vessels that operates in the northern North Atlantic, Nordic Seas and the Arctic. The engineer will work in close cooperation with the scientific principal investigator of each line. Specific tasks are:
11 proposals were submitted for consideration as new SCOR working groups and are now available for review. The proposals can be downloaded individually and in a compiled set of proposals from the meeting Web site at http://www.scor-int.org/Annual%20Meetings/2016GM/SCOR_GM_2016.html. Rev... are due to Ed Urban, SCOR Executive Director, by 1 August 2016.