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From Durban COP17 to Paris COP21: Flagship Workshop on Water Science Cooperation for Human Capital Development
12 June 2015, Durban, South Africa
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The Horizon 2020 European Research programmes, as well as the 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP21) in Paris, are opportunities to highlight and enhance the cooperation between France and South Africa on issues relating to water management, natural resources and the environment. Opportunities within H2020 and EUREKA, will be presented by ESASTAP Plus partners. This workshop has been approved as a labelled side event to the UNESCO conference "Our Common Future under Climate Change". The main objectives of this Dialogue/Workshop are to: share experiences in 'best management practices' for water-related (WRC) research projects, explore opportunities to strengthen the international cooperation in science research and development particularly through H2020 and EUREKA, and discuss cooperation with South Africa in water research within the COP21 framework. RSVP to

World Social Science Forum 2015
13-16 September 2015, Durban, South Africa
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A broad range of topics will be addressed under theme "Transforming global relations for a just world", many of which are open to interdisciplinary and comparative interrogation. These topics include amongst others – global inequalities as it relates to governance, patterns of production and consumption, cultural exchanges, quality health and education, climate change and adaptation, and human rights and social justice. The action oriented nature of the theme will allow the Forum to demonstrate the relevance of social science for public policies and social intervention.

ICT 2015 - Innovate, Connect, Transform
20-22 October 2015, Portugal
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ICT 2015 is the biggest ICT event on the EU calendar. Delegates converge on this event to network, follow interesting debates in the conference, hear the latest news on the new European Commission's policies and initiatives with regard to R&I in ICT, and find information about funding opportunities. Are you ready to showcase the results of your innovative project? Eager to connect with other ICT researchers? Prepared to share your digital transformation? Submit your proposal by 31 March 2015 for displaying your project/company at the ICT 2015 Exhibition.

  European Commission FP7