Category Archives: News

New Publication – Detecting and Understanding Historical Landscapes

A new publication from the ‪Medieval ‪Archaeology  group, University of Padova focusing on the study of the historical ‪landscapes; ‘Detecting and Understanding Historical Landscapes‘ co-edited by Andrew Reynolds and Alexandra Chavarría Arnau. The book…

NEW! Emerging Knowledge Hubs

Networks are a key element in broad interdisciplinary and stakeholder initiatives, as they foster and enhance collaboration among researchers, practitioners, governments, and local communities. While the sharing of knowledge at…

2nd IHOPE International Historical Ecology meeting Nov 13-15. 2015

IHOPE is excited to announce the 2nd International Historical Ecology meeting taking place November 13-15, 2015 at Simon Fraser University (Vancouver, Canada). The event will be a continuation of the…

The SAA 80th annual meeting

The Society for American Archaeology 80th annual meeting took place April 15-19 in San Francisco. IHOPE’s sponsored symposium, “International and Interdisciplinary Projects Working to Make the Past Better Serve the…

Green Week 2015 Nature – our health, our wealth

The 2015 edition of Green Week, the biggest annual conference on European environment policy, will take place from 3 to 5 June at The Egg Conference Centre, Rue Bara, in…

Towards 50 Key Questions for Historical Ecology

On November 12-13th 2014 in Uppsala Sweden, the Department of Archaeology and Ancient History at Uppsala University and the Mind and Nature and the Integrated History and future of People on Earthresearch network sponsored…

Announcing a unique graduate course in integrated Environmental Humanities and Social Sciences

The summer graduate course Understanding the Human Dimensions of Long-term Environmental Change: Transformations of Iceland from the Viking Era through the late Medieval Period (CE 850-1500) is taking place June 5-15, 2015…

PAGES information

PAGES announce upcoming deadlines for working group proposals, PAGES-meeting support, and SSC nominations in early January. Do you want to suggest an IHOPE-PAGES collaboration?  PAGES working group proposals Submit a proposal…

Diversity, Resiliency, and IHOPE-Maya: Using the Past to Inform the Present

  It is with great satisfaction that I introduce the publication of IHOPE’s first comprehensive results under the umbrella of IHOPE-Global. The working group of researchers and scholars composing this…

1st International Workshop on Historical Ecology: The Next Generation

Together with IHOPE, the research node Mind and Nature at Uppsala University announces a call for papers for a student-focused workshop on Historical Ecology: The Next Generation in Uppsala, Sweden….