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Pre-announcement: Joint NERC / AHRC / ESRC call on Managing the Environment to Improve Human Health and Wellbeing

27 Mar 2015

NERC, the Arts & Humanities Research Council and the Economic & Social Research Council are planning a major new investment as part of the Valuing Nature Programme.

Atmospheric Pollution & Human Health in a Chinese Megacity guidance for full proposals

Closing date: 7 May
2015

25 Mar 2015

Full proposals from successful Expression of Interest applicants are invited for the Atmospheric Pollution & Human Health in a Chinese Megacity programme, funded by NERC and MRC in the UK (with input from the Newton Fund) and NSFC in China.

Announcement of Opportunity: The Changing Arctic Ocean scoping group

Closing date: 30 Mar
2015

17 Mar 2015

Applications are invited to join a scoping group to develop the science case for a potential new research programme on 'The Changing Arctic Ocean - implications for marine biology and biogeochemistry'.

Biosphere Evolution & Resilience Announcement of Opportunity: China workshop

Closing date: 27 Mar
2015

12 Mar 2015

NERC is inviting applications from UK scientists to attend a joint workshop with the National Natural Science Foundation of China in Nanjing on 4-6 May 2015 on Biosphere Evolution & Resilience.

International Opportunities Fund - Announcement of Opportunity April 2015

Closing date: 30 Apr
2015

6 Mar 2015

NERC is inviting proposals to its International Opportunities Fund (IOF).

Atmospheric Pollution & Human Health in a Developing Megacity Announcement of Opportunity: India workshop

Closing date: 16 Mar
2015

13 Feb 2015

NERC is inviting applications from UK scientists to attend a joint workshop in Delhi, India.

CZO Announcement of Opportunity: A UK China Collaboration

Closing date: 6 Mar
2015

26 Jan 2015

Applicants submitting expressions of interest for this programme are advised to consider making provisional preparations to attend the workshop in Nanjing, China in April 2015, should their application be successful.

RAPID - US AMOC International Science Meeting 2015

23 Jan 2015

Abstract submission has now closed for the RAPID - US AMOC International Science Meeting 2015 'Towards a holistic picture of the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation via observation modelling and synthesis'.

Increasing Resilience to Natural Hazards in Earthquake-prone & Volcanic Regions

23 Jan 2015

Three-year research grants funded through the Newton Fund will be available to support UK and Chinese natural and social scientists in substantial research collaborations which aim to increase the resilience of communities through reducing risks from multiple natural hazards in earthquake-prone regions in China. A call is expected to open by March 2015.

Belmont Forum funding decision

16 Jan 2015

The Belmont Forum has announced a final funding decision for the call on Food Security and Land Use Change - Type 2 (medium to long-term integrated projects).