Past Events


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.


IASC Workshop ‘Advancing the SES Framework’ brings 20 scholars together in Berlin

On September 30, 2019, IASC Europe and IRI THESys of HU Berlin hosted a workshop on Elinor Ostrom’s Social-Ecological Systems (SES) Framework.


September 6-7, 2019: Workshop for PhDs and PostDocs “Die Frage nach dem Eigentum” in Oldenburg (with post-workshop summary)

An interdisciplinary workshop was held in Oldenburg to discuss some key questions related to property.


September 30, 2019: IASC Workshop “Advancing the SES-Framework – from Theory-Building to Hands-On Feedback” in Berlin (application period closed)

The Berlin workshop will be hosted by IRI THESys (Humboldt University Berlin), and co-organized by Beril Ocakli, Insa Theesfeld and Achim Schlüter.


Theesfeld moderates a Book Presentation on Commons by Silke Helfrich (Video)

On May 15, 2019 Insa Theesfeld moderated a presentation of a book entitled “Free, fair and vital | The Power of the Commons” by Silke Helfrich (book in German, available Open Access).


Kick-off Workshop held on commons and collective action in socio-ecological production landscapes/cultural landscapes, comparing experiences in Slovenia and Japan

IASC-Member Mateja Šmid reports on successful kick-off workshop of bilateral Slovenian-Japanese Commons project held in Ljubljana.


November 22-23, 2019: Workshop on “Historical Forms of Sustainability – Models for the Future?” in Bern (Call for Papers closed)

Organizers of the workshop at the Institute of History, University of Bern are accepting papers by Aug 30, 2019.


European regional membership meeting in Lima on July 5, 2019

Those in Lima this week, please come join us at our European regional membership meeting scheduled for the lunch time from 12:00 to 13:30 on Friday, July 5.


October 6-12, 2019: World Commons Week

The World Commons Week 2019 will be held October 6-12, and we are actively seeking local event organizers.


Videos now available from the IASC Workshop ‘Conceptualizing the New Commons’

We are very glad that we can now share at least parts of our talks from the IASC workshops with wider audience, and we will continue to work on making more of our knowledge available further.

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