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Small Research Grants for African Scientists engaged in global environmental change research

Small Research Grants (US$10-15K) for African Scientists engaged in global environmental change research. The International START Secretariat and the Pan African START Committee (PACOM), with funding from the United States National Science Foundation/ US Climate Change Science Program (NSF/USCCSP) requests proposals for small research grants to be awarded to scientists based at African institutions for research projects related to global environmental change that address the following themes: THEME 1: CLIMATE VARIABILITY & CLIMATE CHANGE

WCS Research Fellowships

The WCS Research Fellowship Program is a small grants program designed to build capacity for the next generation of conservationists by supporting individual field research projects that have a clear application to the conservation of threatened wildlife and wildlife habitat. WCS seeks projects that are based on sound and innovative conservation science and that encourage practices in conservation that can contribute to sustainable development. Most of the grantees are professional conservationists from the country of research focus and/or post-graduates pursuing a higher degree.

Lake Natron: A summary of the major discussion points at the NEMC Technical Committee to review the ESIA for a Soda Ash Factory

The National Environment Management Council (NEMC) organized a technical committee meeting on Friday 2nd November 2007 at the Luther House Conference Room in Dar es Salaam. The technical committee was convened to review and hear inputs from stakeholders about the Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) that has been carried out for the development of a Soda Ash Facility on the north-eastern shore of Lake Natron.

Ecotourism Conference Kenya - Hot Issues, Green Solutions

SOME HOT ISSUES• Tourism and travel has carbon footprints - is travel threatened? What must tour operators and airlines know and do?• Climate change- what are the implications for tourism industry? • Community Based Tourism -Is policy enough to steer growth? • Ecotourism and indigenous people - Rights and Responsibilities
22 October 2007 - 8:30am to 24 October 2007 - 2:30pm


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