Symposium on ‘Research Frontiers in Biodiversity Economics’

You are invited to join the symposium at Leipzig University’s Faculty of Economics and Management Science on 27 April 2017.

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Registration for the third iDiv Summer School is open. PhD students and master students can apply until 2 May 2017.

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Regional and global assessments of IPBES

Video of NeFo with iDiv member Josef Settele (UFZ & MLU) and others is now online in German.

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Core genes for honey bee immunity

Researchers identified a core set of genes involved in the responses of honey bees to multiple diseases caused by viruses and parasites

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Ecosystem functions

can’t be fully understood without recognising the role of community assembly. Paper in ‘Ecology’.

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iDiv Summer School 2017
3–15 September, Leipzig
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29 Mar Seminar Series with Georg Toepfer 12.30 pm - 02.00 pm Location: BIO CITY LEIPZIG, BBZ Lecture Hall
20 Apr MIE Journal Club (public) 04.00 pm - 06.00 pm Location: iDiv Core Centre Leipzig, Niche
24 Apr sDiv working group sFDVent Location: iDiv house
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