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Below are selected opportunities that go beyond the application of environment or development separately and deal with the interaction of environment and development and the contributions of science and technology to sustainable development. The list features a handful of the most exciting opportunities that have been brought to our attention and is intended to suggest the range of what's out there; it is not a comprehensive list nor are these necessarily the best programs in existence. Nominations for additional Opportunities are welcome and should be sent to the Managing Editor via email at .

Current Call for Papers

The following are Calls for Papers submitted to the Forum. Please respond to the source organization directly concerning these Opportunities.

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Past Call for Papers

The following are past Calls for Papers submitted to the Forum. They are provided for reference purposes only.

There are currently 76 in the database

Mathematics of Planet Earth, 2013 Call for Proposals
Deadline: February 1, 2013

21st Biennial Conference of the Coastal and Estuarine Research Federation
Deadline: November 10, 2011

Poverty Environment Network Science workshop
Location: University of East Anglia, Norwich, United Kingdom
Deadline: May 15, 2011

National Bureau of Economic Research Development and Productivity Meeting
Deadline: April 15, 2011

Annual Bank Conference on Development Economics Call for Session Proposals
Deadline: February 28, 2011

The Earth Stewardship Association Annual Meeting
Deadline: February 24, 2011

2010 International Symposium on Flexible Automation
Location: University of Tokyo, Japan
Deadline: November 27, 2009

Call for Papers International Seminar on Demographic Responses to Sudden Economic and Environmental Change
Location: Kashiwa, Chiba, JAPAN
Deadline: November 1, 2009

IAIA10 Call for Abstracts
Location: Geneva, Switzerland
Deadline: August 31, 2009

DISCCRS V Interdisciplinary Climate Change Research Symposium
Location: Saguaro Lake Ranch, Arizona
Deadline: August 31, 2009

Call for Papers for 2010 Transportation Research Board 89th Annual Meeting
Location: Washington, D.C
Deadline: August 1, 2009

Papers for 2009 Amsterdam Conference on the Human Dimensions of Global Environmental Change
Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Deadline: May 15, 2009

Call for papers and posters for 4 Degrees and Beyond
Location: Oxford, UK
Deadline: May 11, 2009

Call for Papers Sustainable development as a challenge for EU R and D
Location: Brussels
Deadline: January 15, 2009

Call for Papers The Integration of Sustainable Agriculture and Rural Development in the Context of Climate Change the Energy Crisis and Food Insecurity
Location: Agadir City, Morocco
Deadline: January 15, 2009

Call for Papers for the 15th International Sustainable Development Research Conference
Location: Utrecht University, The Netherlands
Deadline: January 1, 2009

Call for Papers IEEE International Symposium on Technology and Society
Location: Tempe, Arizona, USA
Deadline: December 31, 2008

Science and Technology in Society An International Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference
Location: Washington, DC
Deadline: December 29, 2008

Call for Papers Transformation Innovation and Adaptation for Sustainability Integrating Natural and Social Sciences
Location: University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
Deadline: November 30, 2008

Call for Papers Engineering Sustainability 2009
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Deadline: October 24, 2008

Call for Papers: EASY-ECO Vienna Conference 2008
Location: Vienna, Austria
Deadline: October 10, 2008

Call for Papers Urban Research Symposium 2009
Location: Marseille, France
Deadline: September 30, 2008

Call for Papers Beyond Kyoto Science Meets Industry Policy and the Public
Location: Aarhus, Denmark
Deadline: September 1, 2008

Call for Papers on Gender And Sustainable Development
Deadline: September 1, 2008

Consilience Journal Fall 2008 Call for Submissions
Deadline: August 15, 2008

Call for Papers The Third WEPA International Forum
Location: Malaysia
Deadline: August 10, 2008

Call for Abstracts Growing Sustainability Science in the North
Location: Fairbanks, Alaska
Deadline: August 1, 2008

Call for Papers Population and Climate Change
Deadline: August 1, 2008

Senior Policy Advisor Science and Sustainability
Location: Victoria, Canada
Deadline: June 1, 2008

Call for chapters Sustainable Development Methodology Theory Practice
Deadline: May 30, 2008

Professor of System Innovation and Sustainable Development
Location: Delft University of Technology, Netherlands
Deadline: May 23, 2008

DISCCRS Climate Research Network for New Ph.D. Graduates
Location: Saguaro Lake Ranch, Arizona
Deadline: April 30, 2008

Call for Papers: ISDRC Track 1: Sustainability science – Still in its infancy, or already mature?
Location: New Delhi, India
Deadline: March 31, 2008

Call for Papers ISDRC Track 13 Methodological approaches in sustainability science
Location: New Delhi, India
Deadline: March 31, 2008

Call for Papers ISDRC Track 5 Philosophy of science vs sustainability challenge
Location: New Delhi, India
Deadline: March 31, 2008

Request for submission of abstracts for Adaptation metrics workshop
Location: Tokyo, Japan
Deadline: March 20, 2008

Call for Abstracts: Meeting Global Challenges in Research Cooperation
Location: Uppsala, Sweden
Deadline: March 14, 2008

Sustainability Science Graduate Student Positions University of Alaska Fairbanks
Location: University of Alaska Fairbanks
Deadline: March 3, 2008

Call for Abstracts: World Water Week 2008
Location: Stockholm, Sweden
Deadline: February 1, 2008

CitizenScience Paper Competition
Location: UN Commission on Sustainable Development, New York City
Deadline: January 1, 2008

Call for Papers for a Special Series on Agriculture, Rural Development, Land, Drought, Desertification and Africa
Location: Natural Resources Forum
Deadline: January 1, 2008

Call for Papers: Science with Africa
Location: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Deadline: December 25, 2007

Call for Chapters: Sustainability in Management Education
Deadline: December 15, 2007

Call for Papers and Posters: 2008 ESW Conference
Location: San Francisco, CA
Deadline: November 20, 2007

A call for papers on: "Climate and Cities"
Deadline: October 26, 2007

AGS Annual Meeting Poster Submission
Location: Cambridge, Massachusetts
Deadline: October 15, 2007

Call for Papers: Climate Change, Uncertainty, and Strategic Management
Location: Zurich
Deadline: October 15, 2007

Call for Papers: Long-Term Policies: Governing Social-Ecological Change
Location: Berlin
Deadline: September 15, 2007

Call for Papers: Sustainability: Research and Practice Inaugural Issue
Deadline: September 4, 2007

Call for Case Studies: Cities, Science and Sustainability
Location: Trieste, Italy
Deadline: July 15, 2007

Call for Papers: Environmental Change and Foreign Policy
Deadline: May 1, 2007

Call for Papers: World Symposium on Sustainable Entrepreneurship
Deadline: May 1, 2007

DISCCRS III Symposium: Interdisciplinary initiative for recent Ph.D. graduates dealing with climate change and its Impacts
Location: Hawai'i Island
Deadline: April 30, 2007

Call for Papers: Lüneburg Workshop on Environmental and Sustainability Communication
Location: University of Lüneburg, Germany
Deadline: April 15, 2007

Call for Papers - Sustainable Solutions: Focus on Africa
Location: Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
Deadline: April 15, 2007

Call for Papers on the topic of "South-South Investment: Implications for Sustainable Development"
Location: Greener Management International
Deadline: March 15, 2007

Call for papers on Nanotechnology and Industrial Ecology
Location: Journal of Industrial Ecology
Deadline: March 1, 2007

Call for Contributions - Conference and Exhibition Announcement, Int Conf 'Towards Sustainable Global Health'
Location: Bonn, Germany
Deadline: February 28, 2007

Call for Papers: Green Chemistry and Engineering
Location: Washington, DC
Deadline: February 28, 2007

Sustainable Energy for Poverty Reduction
Deadline: February 28, 2007

Call for Participation: Roadmap for Sustainability Science Education
Deadline: February 5, 2007

Call for abstracts: Global Forum for Health Research
Location: Beijing, China
Deadline: January 31, 2007

Call for Papers: 5th International Conference on Design and Manufacture for Sustainable Development
Location: Loughborough, UK
Deadline: January 31, 2007

Call for Proposals: International Conference on Sustainable Urbanism
Location: Texas A&M University
Deadline: January 31, 2007

Ecological Integrity and a Sustainable Society Conference: 1st Call for Papers
Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Deadline: January 15, 2007

Call for Papers: 4th Dubrovnik Conference on Sustainable Development
Location: Dubrovnik, Croatia
Deadline: January 15, 2007

Science City: International Sustainability Competition
Location: Zurich, Switzerland
Deadline: December 31, 2006

Call for Papers: 2007 Amsterdam Conference on the Human Dimensions of Global Environmental Change
Location: Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam
Deadline: October 1, 2006

Call for Major Groups’ Inputs to the Reports for CSD-15
Location: New York, New York
Deadline: August 18, 2006

Call for Papers: Berlin Conference on the Human Dimensions of Global Environmental Change
Location: Berlin, Germany
Deadline: June 15, 2006

The Second European Conference on Management of Technology (EuroMOT 2006)
Location: Organized and hosted by the Aston Business School, Birmingham, United Kingdom on behalf of the International Association for Management of Technology (IAMOT)
Deadline: March 20, 2006

The Future of Science, Technology and Innovation Policy: Linking Research and Practice
Location: University of Sussex, Brighton, United Kingdom
Deadline: March 17, 2006

Call for Proposals - International Dialogue on Science and Practice in Sustainable Development: Linking Knowledge with Action
Location: Chiang Mai, Thailand
Deadline: February 1, 2006

Science & Technology in Society: An International Multidisciplinary Graduate Student Conference
Location: American Association for the Advancement of Science, Washington DC
Deadline: January 31, 2006

Survival of the Commons: Mounting Challenges and New Realities
Location: The Center for Agrarian Studies (Pusat Kajian Agraria of PKA of the Bogor Agricultural University (Institut Pertanian Bogor, or IPB), Indonesia.Bali, Indonesia
Deadline: November 15, 2005

Governance for Sustainable Development: Steering in Contexts of Ambivalence, Uncertainty and Distributed Control
Location: Berlin
Deadline: October 30, 2005

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