Highlights 19.01.2017

Future Earth Knowledge-Action Networks

Over the past month Future Earth started several activities to jointly develop with the global community its eight Future Earth Knowledge-Action Networks (KANs). Examples for upcoming activities are summarized below. You can also join the newly launched Future Earth Open Network to exchange opinions and discuss ideas for research in Knowledge-Action Networks.

UPDATE (24.7.2017)

KAN Natural Assets: Webinar (19 October 2016), Consultation Survey open until 26 May 2017, Synthesis Report  on Natural Assets KAN (July 2017)

KAN Transformation: Webinar series, Get involved in "Creating a global SDG Transformation Forum"

KAN Sustainable Consumption and Production: Workshop series, Workshop (3-5 May 2017, Annapolis, Maryland, USA), more about upcoming events in 2017/2018 available here

KAN Ocean: Workshop (4-5 December 2016, Kiel, Germany), Call for application Development Team (deadline 30.4.2017), Workshops report on the "Development of an Integrated Ocean Research Network" published (March 2017), Launch at UN Ocean conference (June 2017)

KAN Water-Energy-Food Nexus & Urban: Symposium on „Eco-Innovation for the Water-Energy-Food Nexus“ (17-18 November 2016, Cyprus) or contribute via the Future Earth Open Network

Future Earth Days 2016 (30 November - 1 December2016, Paris, France). More information 

KAN Health: Webinar on Sustainable Food Systems (Monday, 23.1.2017), Open Consultation on research priorities on health, climate and environment (until August 14, 2017)

KAN Cities/Urban: Online survey open until 31.1.2017 More information 

KAN SDGs: SDG in the Anthropocene Conference (Feb 2018)