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Wallacea Region - Understanding biodiversity & evolutionary responses to environmental change - Networking workshop

Closing date: 9 Jan

14 Dec 2017

NERC invites applications from UK scientists to attend a networking workshop for the Wallacea Region - Understanding biodiversity & evolutionary responses to environmental change programme, which NERC has developed with its partner funding agency in Indonesia.

About Drought Showcase

Closing date: 2 Mar

14 Dec 2017

The About Drought Showcase presents a major opportunity to discover more about the outputs emerging from the £12 million five-year research council-funded UK Droughts & Water Scarcity programme. The showcase will be held in Birmingham on 14 March 2018.

Marine Ecosystem - Annual science meeting 2017

11 Dec 2017

Annual science meeting 2017 was held in Sheffield 10-12 October 2017.

Highlight topics - Fourth round

Closing date: 23 Jan

30 Nov 2017

NERC invites proposals for the fourth round of highlight topics, a route for funding strategic research.

Announcement of Opportunity: Emerging Risks of Chemicals in the Environment - Full proposal

Closing date: 10 Jan

15 Nov 2017

NERC is inviting full bid proposals for research under a new NERC funded programme on Emerging Risks of Chemicals in the Environment.

Announcement of Opportunity: Future Climate for Africa - Gap Filling Fund

Closing date: 25 Jan

9 Nov 2017

Full proposals are invited for a new funding round as part of the Future Climate for Africa (FCFA) research programme funded by the Department for International Development (DFID) and NERC.

Call for evidence: Environmental Evidence for the Future Initiative

Closing date: 4 Dec

3 Nov 2017

NERC is seeking input from the community to articulate the key knowledge gaps and evidence needs pertaining to a set of future environmental policy and practice challenges in light of the UK leaving the EU.

India - UK Water Quality: Announcement of awards

1 Nov 2017

India's Department of Science & Technology (DST), NERC and Engineering & Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) are pleased to announce the outcomes of the India-UK Water Quality Programme call for proposals.

Marine Integrated Autonomous Observing Systems moderating panel: panel membership

17 Oct 2017

The MIAOS moderating panel will consider applications made to the call that closed on 28 June 2017, and meet on Tuesday 24 October 2017.

Announcement of Opportunity: Understanding of the Impacts of Hydrometeorological Hazards in South East Asia

Closing date: 4 Dec

9 Oct 2017

Proposals are invited to five research programmes to improve understanding of the impacts of hydrometeorological hazards, such as floods, droughts, landslides and storm surges, in Indonesia, Philippines, Viet Nam, Malaysia and Thailand.