Environmental social science research group

We’re a research and development enterprise working on the boundaries of environmental and social sciences with a transdisciplinary approach.

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SciCafe 2.0

SciCafe 2.0 aimed to support participative exchange and knowledge co-generation between researchers and the public.

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OpenNESS

OpenNESS aimed to translate the concepts of Natural Capital and Ecosystem Services into operational frameworks.

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TRANSIT

We are developing a theory on Transformative Social Innovation, involving new ways of doing, organizing, framing, and/or knowing.

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CLIMSAVE

CLIMSAVE aimed to assess the climate policy of European countries.

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TRANSIT learning resources

Dozens of case studies and hundreds of Critical Turning Points: TRANSIT learning resources online and ready to use!

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Science cafés on the diverse values of nature

EKLIPSE science cafés are on the move – after the two Hungarian science cafés we are now organizing the first EU-level online café, taking place on the 20th of November. Join the discussion in Helsinki,  Budapest, or online from 7 pm (CET).

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European conference on urban green infrastructure coming to Budapest

Registration is now open! Come and join us at the second European Urban Green Infrastructure Conference (EUGIC), which is organized in Budapest this November and focuses on nature based solutions for cities.

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ESSRG at the Researcher’s Nights

The Researcher’s Night is a Europe-wide event, organized each year on the last Friday of September, to better engage society in science. This year ESSRG also opened its doors and invited interested citizens to three different programs. 

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Research meets practice: how can social innovation transform the society we live in?

Research meets practice, during the TRANSIT final conference on transformative social innovation!

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Open calls at EKLIPSE

Do you have a research question concerning biodiversity but do not know whom to ask? Would you like to organize a training or capacity building event but need support for it? Check the new EKLIPSE calls – we might be able to help you!

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