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As part of the July 1, 2020 celebration of the 4th Annual Global Environmental Health (GEH) Day, the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) announces/announced the launch of version 2.0 of its Climate Change and Human Health Literature Portal. The Portal contains state-of-the-science research on the human health impacts of climate change, as well [...]

Climate, Environment, and Health

The Belmont Forum is pleased to announce the awards of a new multilateral and transdisciplinary Collaborative Research Action on Climate, Environment and Health. The call aims to foster global transdisciplinary research teams of natural (including climate), health and social scientists and stakeholders from across the globe to improve understanding of climate, environment and health pathways [...]

Announcement   On 9 April 2020 the Belmont Forum launched a Collaborative Research Action on the theme: Towards Sustainability of Soils and Groundwater for Society. The goal of this CRA is to produce the necessary knowledge and propose solutions to maintain well-functioning soils and groundwater systems in the Critical Zone[1], or rehabilitate them where degraded, [...]

A new cohort of 5 projects focused on transdisciplinary approaches to Disaster Risk Reduction and Resilience (DR3) will be kicking off this month.  The DR3 CRA, which was led and supported by the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) of Chinese Taipei in partnership with funders from Brazil (FAPESP), Japan (JST), Qatar (QNRF), the UK [...]

Towards Sustainability of Soils and Groundwater for Society

The Belmont Forum is pleased to announce the launch of a collaborative research call on the theme: Towards Sustainability of Soils and Groundwater for Society. Registrations must be submitted electronically by July 23, 2020, and full-proposals by August 24, 2020. The goal of this CRA is to produce the necessary knowledge and propose solutions to [...]

The Belmont Forum is pleased to announce the planned launch of the joint Collaborative Research Action (CRA) on the theme of Pathways for Sustainability.   The upcoming stage one call is planned to launch in June 2020 with a closing date in October 2020 [indicative schedule]. The goal of this CRA is to produce the [...]

Application deadlines have been extended to March 15 for Demonstration Sessions at the Sustainability Research & Innovation Congress 2020 (SRI2020).  A special thank you to those that have already submitted applications to be part of SRI2020’s Demonstration or Popcorn Sessions. But for those that missed the deadline, we have some good news: We have secured [...]

Belmont Forum awards funding for ocean sustainability research The Belmont Forum funds projects in a Collaborative Research Action (CRA) on Ocean Sustainability, within the framework of the UN Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) no. 14 (Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development). Because the challenge is complex, there is a [...]

The Belmont Forum is pleased to announce the awardees of a second Collaborative Research Action focused on Arctic regions.   The call aims at bringing together researchers and other expertise across the globe to develop proposals from integrated teams of scientists and stakeholders to address key areas of arctic resilience understanding and action. This collaboration of [...]

Applications are now open for speakers in Popcorn Sessions at the Sustainability Research & Innovation Congress 2020 (SRI2020). Submit an abstract by February 16, 2020 for the opportunity to deliver a short 7-minute talk presenting your research or work during a Popcorn Session at SRI2020. These dynamic sessions are designed to bring people together to [...]