S4C Network meeting in Kraków

On May 9-10, the S4C meeting was held at the Institute of Geography and Spatial Management of the Jagiellonian University. With 20 participants on-site and over 10 online, we engaged in comprehensive discussions covering a spectrum of key topics aimed at strengthening the foundations of our network and developing joint …

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Forum Carpaticum 2023 conference

The 7th Forum Carpaticum conference Carpathian Futures – Critical Transitions brings together scientists, practitioners and stakeholders to share recent research and discuss the challenges and possible modes of adaptation to ongoing environmental, economic and socio-political crises in the Carpathian region. The interdisciplinary and transdiscipilinary meeting will facilitate the exchange of …

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IGU CONFERENCE ON HEALTH, ENVIRONMENT AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT: CHANGES, CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES IN A POST-PANDEMIC WORLD, June 2023, Bucharest & Danube Delta, Romania

Three IGU Commissions: Health and Environment Commission, Land Use/Land Cover Change Commission and the Local and Regional Development Commission, will organize this event held between 13 to 16 June 2023 in Bucharest and Danube Delta, Romania. For more information please see: https://iguche2020.com/ and  https://bit.ly/3AmYj7Q.

Forum Carpaticum 2023

We are pleased to announce that 7th Forum Carpaticum conference/HES-GEO joint event will be held 25–29 September 2023 at Jagiellonian University in Kraków, Poland. For more information please visit the conference website: https://hes.geo.uj.edu.pl/forum-carpaticum-2023

New Research Agenda for the Carpathians 2022-2030 available online

Based on the results of the Forum Carpaticum 2021 a new ‘Research Agenda for the Carpathians 2022-2030’ was developed to move the S4C initiative from research planning to concrete action. The document presents a number of topics, which the S4C research community finds most critical and fundamental for supporting sustainable …

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Invitation to attend the workshop “Ukraine Nature” – 13 September 2022

The Research and Transfer Centre “Sustainable Development and Climate Change Management” at the Hamburg University of Applied Sciences is currently undertaking the project “Nature Conservation and Conflict in Ukraine: Determining War Damage to Nature Reserves in Ukraine” (“Ukraine Nature”). This is supported by the German Federal Environmental Foundation (Deutsche Bundesstiftung …

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The obituary of our colleague and friend

It is with the most heavy heart and saddness that we announce the passing of our dear colleague and friend, geologist and geomorphologist, actively involved in S4C initiatives, professor Bartłomiej Wyżga. Our community has lost not only a valuable member, who committed his professional life to the Carpathians, but a great friend, …

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