Race, Food, & Justice
Host: CWRU Allen Memorial Library Ford Auditorium
Dates: April 4 – 5, 2014
Location: Cleveland, OH
The Race, Food and Justice Conference of 2013 was developed and planned in response to the Place Matters work addressing the social determinants of health. Race and racism is a root cause of health disparities we see manifested within our communities.
International Conference on Environmental, Cultural, Economic, and Social Sustainability
Host: World Academy of Science, Engineering, and Technology
Dates: April 14 – 15, 2014
Location: Venice, Italy
The XXXV. International Conference on Environmental, Cultural, Economic and Social Sustainability aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results about all aspects of Environmental, Cultural, Economic and Social Sustainability, and discuss the practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted.
2nd International Conference on Environmental and Economic Impacts on Sustainable Development: Incorporating Environmental Economics, Toxicology and Brownfields
Host: Wessex Institute of Technology
Dates: May 14 – 16, 2014
Location: Ancona, Italy
The 2nd International Conference on Environmental and Economic Impacts on Sustainable Development incorporating Environmental Economics, Toxicology and Brownfields aims to provide an interdisciplinary forum where the most serious problems affecting sustainable development can be discussed. It follows the success of the first meeting held in the New Forest, home of the Wessex Institute of Technology, in 2012. The basic premise is that development projects need to consider the pressing issues related to environmental impacts in order to provide complete solutions.