Nominations for the ESRS executive committee 2019-2021

Nominee Position Nominated by Seconder Affiliation President Sally Shortall Bettina Bock ILVO (Flanders Research Institute for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food) and Ghent University (Department of Agricultural Economics), Belgium Ordinary Member María Jesús Rivera Apostolos Papadopoulos Istanbul Medeniyet University, Turkey President Talis  Tisenkopfs Charalambos Kasimis Department of Social, Political and Territorial Sciences, University of Aveiro, Portugal […]

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Water socialization. How climate, technologies and privatization are changing the hydro-balances of society – Call for abstracts

Reminder: The call for abstracts is coming near to deadline (15th June) for the conference ‘Water socialization. How climate, technologies and privatization are changing the hydro-balances of society’. Abstract in English to be sent to giorgio.osti@dispes.units.it. Planned special issue of Rassegna Italiana di Sociologia. All information on the call on https://www.mulino.it/riviste/a/issn/0486-0349/newsitem/191.

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XV World Congress of Rural Sociology – call for proposals

The XV World Congress of Rural Sociology is coming up next year in Cairns, Australia (8-12 July 2020)! Plan ahead and organize a themed session (working group, panel debate, lightening talks, etc.). Email your proposal to cairnsinstitute@jcu.edu.au before 10 May (extended deadline). Abstract submissions and registration will open 31 May 2019. For more information on session proposals, visit here and here. Venue, travel […]

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Conference on ‘fragile areas’ – Rovigo, Italy 22-23 March 2019 – Call for cases

Government of fragile rural areas in Italy and Europe, Rovigo – March 22-23, 2019, Call for cases. Theme: rural populism. The aim of the conference is to collect positive political reactions to authoritarianism and apathy of countryside, the three Ps: people, politics and participation. The call is international as populism is a phenomenon revealed in […]

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