Call for short projects in the area of Business Engagement with Natural Capital and Ecosystem Services: apply by Friday 15th June 2012
NERC are funding a number of short projects / internships on Business Engagement with Natural Capital and Ecosystem Services, with ESKTN managing this call on behalf of NERC.
The objectives of this programme are to:
· Initiate collaborations between academics and business or third sector organisation partners, leading to the application of ecosystem services approaches in longer term self-sustaining activities undertaken by partners
· Generate evidence and case studies of how businesses and other organisations have used or could use ecosystem services approaches, in collaboration with academics, to introduce innovation into their business
· Provide evidence concerning the effectiveness of policies intended to facilitate the development of ecosystem services approaches by businesses and third sector organisations.
More details are available here:
Contact ESKTN for an informal discussion by e-mailing the Administrator, Anna Baginska on firstname.lastname@example.org or telephoning 01865 610505.