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IASC 2020 Web Conference on African Commons held on July 13-27

IASC 2020 Web Conference on African Commons was held from July 13 to 27. Some of the key topics and links are summarized here.


Does our response to coronavirus have to be a tragedy of the commons?

Insa Theesfeld reflects on the cancellation of multiple events and other restrictions due to coronavirus outbreak from the commons perspective.


Join us at the Earth Hour for a Global Commons!

On Saturday March 28, 2020, 8:30 PM Central European Time (GMT+1) the world community will celebrate the Earth Hour. Join us and help place the spotlight on nature – the world is watching.


7th Commons Summer School, July 5-12, 2020 (in German), apply by March 13

Organized by the IASC’s institutional member Das Commons-Institut and led by its founder, long-term IASC member, Silke Helfrich, the summer school will create space for discussing commoning as an art for crafting the future.


Summary: Bern Workshop on Historical Forms of Sustainability

Organizers of the Bern Workshop on Historical Forms of Sustainability on November 22-23, 2019 summarize their key outcomes.


IASC Europe coordinator sums up successful year and looks ahead to 2020!

Insa Theesfeld shares her thoughts on how successful 2019 was for IASC Europe and calls for inputs in 2020.


Summary: Montpellier Workshop on Operationalization of Land-Based Commons Approach in Development Projects

Organizers of the Montpellier Workshop on Operationalization of the Land-Based Commons Approach on November 19, 2019 summarize their key outcomes.


Climate Change as Social Dilemma: Radio Interview with Theesfeld (in German) and Survey during Climate Week

Druing the week of climate action IASC President-Elect reflects on climate change from the commons perspective at an interview with Radio Corax.


November 19, 2019: Workshop ‘Operationalization of the Land-Based Commons Approach’ in Montpellier (in French)

IASC member Etienne Delay and colleagues are organizing a workshop on land-based commons, particularly in the context of international development cooperation.


WCW2019: Global Keynote Webinar from Europe on October 6 and other news

Long-standing IASC member Sergio Villamayor Tomás from the Autonomous University of Barcelona will talk about the IAD family of tools.

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