Grants for Young Researchers



Jobs and Studentships


Soil Conservation Projects


International Symposium, Glasgow, UK

PhD position at Universität Tübingen

ESSC PhD. update

International Workshop, AGU Bahrain

Summer School, Italy

Microorganisms Travel Awards

Workshop, Mexico

Quarries alive 2018, Portugal

1st Euro-Mediterranean Conference, Sousse, Tunisia

Job Vacancies at ICIMOD

EARTH DAY 2017: Open Letter to J.-C. Juncker


7. 9. 2016

Five-day training course on mapping, classification and assessment for soil and environmental scientists, students and professionals in natural resources management at ISRIC

15 – 19 May 2017, Wageningen Campus (The Netherlands)

The Spring School introduces participants to soils of the world, soil databases, software for soil data analysis and visualisation, digital soil mapping and soil-web services. The 5th edition of the Spring School will take place at Wageningen Campus (The Netherlands) from 15 – 19 May 2017. We offer participants the optional ‘Introduction to R’ tutorial and ‘Introduction to soils and their properties’ lecture on Friday 12 May 2017. For further information, please visit:


Thought for the month

“Learning is doing, doing is learning”

(Peter Senge, 2008).

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