The CATALYST-Local Winter Academy is inviting young research students and post-doctoral researchers from across Europe and Mexico to come to Guanajuato State in Mexico, to learn from experienced trainers and local communities about both the theory and practice of disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation. This training event will enrich the research activities of the participants and increase their practical knowledge of the possibilities for and the limits to the implementation of the theory at the community level.
Topics to be covered:
The United Nations University Institute for Environmental and Human Security
Programa de Investigación en Cambio Climático (PINCC) de la Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM)
Universidad de Guanajuato , Mexico
The Integrated Assessment Society
More information is available from: http://www.seeconsult.org/en/index.php?page=catalyst-local-winter-academy
The deadline for applications is Sept. 23