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Specialization PhD courses – Climate and Environmental/Development Economics

17 October 2013 - The Environmental Economics Unit offers specialization courses in Environmental and Climate Economics. These courses are given every other year as part of the Sida funded PhD program. Apart from our own PhD students, we offer Sida funded scholarships to PhD students from developing countries.

Regional Policy Dialogue: Priority Policies on Climate Change and Environmental Problems in the Vietnamese Mekong Delta

26 September 2013 - A regional policy dialogue on Priority Policies on Climate Change and Environmental Problems in the Vietnamese Mekong Delta was held on 26 September 2013 at Can Tho University, Vietnam. The dialogue was organized by the university’s School of Economics and Business with support from EEPSEA. Fifty-two participants attended the…

Introductory Course on Environmental Economics

19 August 2013 - EEPSEA conducted a ten-day Introductory Course on Environmental Economics on 19-29 August 2013 at Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. The course was designed to enable participants to understand the linkages between economic activities and the environment. It discussed theories and tools that can be used to understand and measure…

Research awards in environmental economics: May 2013 call

05 April 2013 - EEPSEA was established in May 1993 to support training and research in environmental and natural resource economics. Its goal is to strengthen local capacity in the economic analysis of environmental problems so that researchers can provide sound advice to policy-makers. Each year, it calls for proposals on environmental economics…

2013 Donella Meadows Fellowship Program

22 March 2013 - Application deadline 25 April 2013 | download flyer Background The International Network of Resource Information Centers, more commonly known as "The Balaton Group," is an international network of researchers and practitioners in fields related to systems and sustainability. Founded in 1982 by Dennis Meadows and Donella Meadows—co-authors of the ground-breaking…

EEPSEA Short Course on Behavioral & Experimental Economics

09 January 2013 - EEPSEA is calling for applications to attend "EEPSEA Short Course on Behavioural Economics and Experimental Economics for Environmental and Resource Management". This three-day EEPSEA course will help researchers gain basic skills in experimental economics. Skills gained will be in terms of both theory and application to environmental and resource…

EEPSEA presents climate change research at international conference

03 January 2013 - EEPSEA participated in the International Conference on Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation for Food and Environmental Security held at the Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (SEARCA) in Los Baños, Philippines last 21 to 22 November 2012.

EEPSEA participates in 2nd Myanmar Green Growth Green Economy Forum

21 December 2012 - EEPSEA participated in the Second Myanmar Green Economy Green Growth Forum held at the Myanmar International Convention Center in Naypyidaw, Myanmar last 13 to 15 November 2012. With the theme “Moving Forward”, the forum was held to further facilitate the exchange of state-of-the-art knowledge and practices started during the…

EEPSEA is now with WorldFish

17 December 2012 - The Economy and Environment Program for Southeast Asia (EEPSEA) is now hosted by WorldFish, a member of the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) Consortium. As a result of this development in EEPSEA administration, the Program now has two country offices, one in the WorldFish headquarters in Penang…

Research Awards in Environmental Economics

14 December 2012 - EEPSEA is pleased to announce a Call for Proposals for the 2013 competition. Researchers from Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam are invited to submit proposals.
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