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The TIGR2RESS website is now live

Led by Professor Howard Griffiths in the Department of Plant Sciences, TIGR2ESS will define the requirements for a second Green Revolution in India, set the necessary policy agenda, and engage an extensive network of academic stakeholders, NGOs and industrial partnerships to deliver the requirements for it to become a reality.


Consumers at the Heart of the Energy System?

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Blavatnik School of Government, Oxford, OX2 6GG
September 18-19 2018

BIEE’s Oxford Research Conference is a biennial research conference that seeks to understand the drivers of change in energy, both positive and negative. The conference is aimed at energy analysts, researchers, strategy and policy thinkers from all backgrounds, including industry, academia and research organisations, government, the finance community, NGOs and consultancies. BIEE conferences are renowned for the quality of their speakers, for their open, productive discussion and debate and for the diverse range of participants. They are forward-looking and provide a forum for sharing new thinking and ideas from across the sector.

The 2018 conference will focus on the emerging role of the consumer in the energy system, regarded by many in the industry as one of the big transitional issues of the coming decade, and we welcome submissions aligned to this theme.


Women in Conservation

The 'Women in Conservation Leadership Network’ (WICL) was founded in September 2013, and is a sub-group of the Cambridge Conservation Forum (CCF). The network has grown year-on-year, and as of December 2017, has around 350 members. The two main focus areas for the network are institutional change and personal empowerment, both facilitated by learning from good practice.

A steering group meets periodically to identify and plan activities for the WICL network, and has also overseen funding submissions on behalf of the network. We are hoping to revitalise the network with more talks, training and social events. In order to do this we are now looking to recruit an additional two to four members to join the steering group – a great opportunity to get involved!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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