Wednesday, December 21, 2011

24th Ph.D. Workshop on International Climate Policy, Germany

24th Ph.D. Workshop on International Climate Policy

Organized by:
Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg,
Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems Freiburg

May 3-4, 2012

Call for Papers

The 24th Ph.D. Workshop on International Climate Policy (ICP) will take place at Albert-Ludwigs-University Freiburg (ALU), and the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems Freiburg (ISE), on May 3-4, 2012.

The ICP workshops series is organised twice per year under the auspices of the European Ph.D. Network on International Climate Policy. It aims to offer doctoral candidates the opportunity to present their research ideas and results, receive feedback, and exchange information and assistance in an informal setting. PhD students from all disciplines working on topics relevant to climate policy are invited to submit applications. The 24th ICP workshop will cover topics of relevance for climate change mitigation and adaptation, such as policy instruments, carbon markets, science-policy interface, climate and development, renewable energy and forests in a changing climate, as well as climate change negotiations and post-Kyoto governance architectures.

Participation is free of charge, but workshop participants are expected to cover their travel and accommodation expenses. Active participation is required, by presenting a paper and/or by serving as a discussant for a paper presented by a fellow PhD candidate. To apply for the workshop, please submit the application form available on the workshop’s homepage

If you intend to present a paper, please add an informative abstract of no more than 300 words. Please send your documents via email to by January 29, 2012.

Notification of acceptance/rejection will be given by February 15, and full papers will be due by April 5, 2012.

The workshop will be hosted and receives funding by the Graduate School of Environment, Society and Global Change, ALU Freiburg and the Fraunhofer ISE. It will be organized in close cooperation with the Institute of Forest and Environmental Policy, the Department of Political Science, and the Department of Economic Policy and Constitutional Economic Theory of ALU Freiburg.

We look forward to welcoming you in Freiburg.

The organising committee,
Stephan Hoch, Christoph Oberlack, Sabine Reinecke, Stephan Schindele

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