Anne Miller

Dr Anne Miller

Associate Director - Research

Environmental Sustainability Knowledge Transfer Network

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Natural Capital and Ecosystem Services Business collaborations: Internship call launched

 

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 anna.baginska@esktn.org  or telephoning 01865 610505.

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