I suppose not many of us know how to read the AR5 reports. We would probably be overwhelmed by the thickness of them. Thus, this article is useful. In there, what I like the most is this:
P/S: in case you just want to get the key ideas of the reports, go for these IPCC Infographics by the Finish Meteorological Institute.
It would be a big mistake if I don’t archive some recent conferences here. Indeed, the science of climate change is so new that we could consider conference papers as a main source of reference. This list is updated on a continual basis.
Secondly, conferences that I attempt to go
16 and 17 June 2011: Climate Economics and Law Conference, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland.
12-14 July 2011: Four degrees or more, Melbourne University, Melbourne, Australia. (Videos are available)
9-12 July 2012: 2012 World Conference on Natural Resource Modeling, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia (I was late for this one so please remind me next year).
18-20 March 2013: 1st European Climate Change Adaptation Conference (Deadline 1rd 2013)
5th June 2013: International Conference on Strategic Infrastructure Asset Management for Urban Deltas in Sydney (Deadline: 20 Feb 2013). Paper Formatting Guidelines
July 2013: ACE in Perth (Deadline 30 April 2013)
July 2013: EAERE Feem Summer School
November 2013: PhD conference at ANU
4 Feb 2014: AARES 2014 (Closing date for submission of papers and posters 14 Oct 2013)
The Pacific Trade and Development Conference (PAFTAD) (every 12-18 months)
24-26 September 2014: Deltas in Times of Climate Change II (deadline 15 March).
IRDR conferences 2014 I should not miss it next year. Anw, there are plenty of information on jobs, research and conferences on the webpage.
17th Annual BIOECON Conference Biodiversity, Ecosystem Services and Sustainability (Deadline 22rd May)
20 July 2015: Summer Academy on Economic Growth and Governance of Natural Resources – Moscow (Deadline 1stApril)
02-20 Nov 2015, EEPSEA’s three-week intensive course in environmental and resource economics (Deadline 15 Aug)
2015 Fulbright for lecturers (Deadline 15 Oct)