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4. Selected publications
5. Links + Other: News about other activities, hints and advice on dates, workshops etc.
SERI AT JOHANNESBURG
Joachim Spangenberg is participating on the World Summit on Sustainable Development (WSSD) in Johannesburg
He is giving four presentations on Science for sustainability
and on sustainable consumption.
Other SERI members participating on the conference are: Alfred Strigl (member of the Austrian delegation, Gianfranco Bologna (WWF), and Daniel Mittler (BUND)
Also have a look at “Going on in Vienna”
(top 6in this infomail).
PARTICIPATION IN INTELCITY PROJECT
SERI will be member of the think tank of the INTELCITY
project funded by
The contact person of the project co-ordinator is Steve
At SERI please contact Roman Mesicek (email@example.com)
FROM LISSABON TO ATHENS
SERI Vienna started a new project for the Austrian environment
ministry on the further development of (and link between) the European
Sustainability strategy, Lisbon (structural indicator reporting) and
Cardiff (environmental integration) processes with a special look at
the role of structural and sustainability indicators.
For more information please contact Renata Zacherl (firstname.lastname@example.org).
BOOK PRESENTATION IN ROME
The Italian Institute for Sustainable Development ISSI
As a special guest, Fritz Hinterberger will give a presentation
Contribution on EVOLUTIONARY ECONOMICS
Hinterberger, F. (2002). Ökologie und Ökonomie;
Koevolution als Erklärungsprinzip und normative Idee. Studien
zur Evolutorischen Ökonomik V. Berlin, in: Studien zur Evolutorischen
Ökonomie “Schriften des Vereins für Sozialpolitik;
Gesellschaft für Wirtschafts und Sozialwissenschaften”
The article of this book enters into the question
of what to learn about a co evolutionary perspective of economy and
ecology in a sense of deriving strategies and measures for the solution
of our environmental problems. First the the ecological problem is
outlined from the perspectiv of evolutionary economics, then a coevolutionary
perspective to analyze the interrelations between this phenomena is
Publication of the book
This book presents an abundance of current, scientific, economic, philosophic, and self-contained cogitations on the overall concept of sustainability. There can be found relevant keywords on the debate such as “environmental Kutznets curve” ,”ecological managementrules” or “new models of wealth. Sustainability is more than ecology, it includes environment, finances, social politics and globalisation. It shows how the life will be organized in the rich industrial society.
Fred Luks describes the evolution of sustainability and
its idea and points out its urgency.
Spash, Clive L (2002)
This book provides a refreshing interdisciplinary perspective
• How do we deal with uncertainty and ignorance?
Professor Clive L. Spash holds the Research Chair in Environmental
FRONTIERS 2 Conference
The FRONTIERS 2 Conference - European Application in Ecological
Friedrich Hinterberger, President of SERI, will be part
Furthermore we are hoping for an intensive participation
of SERI members
You find more information on the topics of the Conference
ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE NEW WEBSITE OF THE ZERO EMISSIONS FORUM
The United Nations University (UNU) in Tokyo launched
a new website of the Zero Emissions Forum (www.unu.edu/zef).
The website is available in English, Japanese and German versions.
DISCUSSION EVENING ON THE WSSD -WORLD SUMMIT ON SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT - IN VIENNA
The UN-World Summit started on 24th of August. Until the 4th of september, near of 50.000 delegates from all over the world are discussing about the future of our planet.
Everyone, who has not the possibility to join the event there, nevertheless has the chance to participate directly on the discussion process.
In cooperation with ABSCD and the Industriellenvereinigung, SERI is organizing a discussion evening on the topic „Free Trade-sustainable Trade. A contradiction?“ on the 3rd of September 2002 at 17:00 -20:00.
This event will take place at the
Haus der Industrie
Part of the event will be a Live connection to Johannesburg, were everyone can ask questions or give some suggestions to the austrian delegates. The minister of foreign affairs, Benita Ferrero-Waldner, as well as SERI members in Johannesburg are participating on this discussion. Other participants in Vienna are members of the Arbeiterkammer, FairTrade, WWF, and others.
To register for the event, please contact :
A documentation of the event will appear on our Website.
ICT AND DEMATERIALISATION
Workshop to be held on Saturday, the 28th of September, 2002
An outlook on the positive or negative influences current
The workshop wants to gather experts in the field of ICT
Dr. Lorenz Hilty, EMPA, Switzerland has among others
You can also have a look at the SERI rearch area
Have a nice day - Your SERI-Team.
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