13 Sep

Rural Mobilities: Towards Applied and Transformative Understandings

Organized by María Cristina Manzano-Munguía (Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla) and Mark Watson and Kregg Hetherington (Concordia University, Montreal).  For two days in March 2017 in the historic colonial City of Puebla in central Mexico, organizers will bring together a group of international scholars to explore the possibilities and challenges of applying a mobilities approach to […]

9 Oct

Call for Papers: Globalization and Everyday Life in Rural Areas

Paper proposals are invited for the ‘Daily Practices and Global Countrysides’ at the International Rural Sociology Association Congress, 10-14 August 2014 at Ryerson University, Toronto.  Details of the session are outlined below. The session organizer will liaise in the selection of papers and papers may be moved between the sessions to produce coherent groupings of […]

9 Oct

Call for papers: Daily Practices and Global Countrysides

Paper proposals are invited for the ‘Daily Practices and Global Countrysides’ at the International Rural Sociology Association Congress, 10-14 August 2014 at Ryerson University, Toronto.  Details of the session are outlined below. The session organizer will liaise in the selection of papers and papers may be moved between the sessions to produce coherent groupings of […]

29 Sep

CPSA Environmental Politics Workshop Call for Presentations

Are you thinking of going to the Canadian Political Science conference, May 31-June 2nd, 2016 in Calgary, Alberta? Please consider submitting your paper to our environmental politics workshop. Kate Neville and Andrea Olive from the University of Toronto political science department are seeking contributions on environmental politics, broken down into 5 panels. Note that these […]

12 Aug

Call for Papers: Challenges of Natural Resource Economics & Policy

The Center for Natural Resource Economics and Policy (CNREP) is announcing a Call for Abstracts and Session Proposals for CNREP 2016: Challenges of Natural Resource Economics & Policy, the 5th National Forum on Socioeconomic Research in Coastal Systems. The conference is scheduled for March 20-22, 2016, in New Orleans, Louisiana. This triennial forum focuses on […]

19 Jun

June 2015 CRRF E-newsletter

The June 2015 edition of the CRRF e-newsletter is now available! Click here to read about rural and regional development stories from across the country. You can sign up to receive the monthly e-newsletter by click here.

4 May

Community Field Trips at Building Community Resilience Conference

As part of the Building Community Resilience conference three field trips are being organized. In collaboration with local organizations, each field trip will highlight local initiatives to achieving resilience. All conference delegates will get to participate in one field trip as part of their full registration.  Below is a brief description of the three field trips. […]

17 Apr

Call for Papers – Digital Earth 2015 Conference

Digital Earth concerns the integrated use of digital technologies to monitor, map, model, and manage our planet’s environments. At Digital Earth 2015 up to 1,000 scientists, engineers, technologists, and environmental managers from around the world will meet to share concepts, research findings, technologies, and practical applications relating to the Digital Earth vision. Interested contributors should submit their abstract or proposal for […]