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Transformative Research: Interactions between Social Sciences, Humanities and Environmental Sciences

The São Paulo Research Foundation, FAPESP, and the Transatlantic Platform for the Social Sciences and Humanities (TA-P) announce the Workshop:


September 1st, 2015
9h30 – 17h00
Venue: Rua Pio XI, 1500
Alto da Lapa – São Paulo

The workshop will bring together researchers in Social Sciences and Humanities (SSH) and Environmental Science (ES), to share new collaborative approaches to research on the environment. Experts from 11 countries will discuss how research interactions between SSH and ES are opening new (path)ways to transformative research on the environment, providing innovative solutions to problems of scientific, societal and economic relevance.

The workshop is part of the activities conducted by the Transatlantic Platform for the Social Sciences and Humanities (TA-P). Launched in October 2013, TA-P is a collaboration between 13 key humanities and social science funders in South America, North America and Europe. The Platform aims to enhance the ability of humanities and social science funders, research organizations and researchers to engage in transnational collaboration.

For more information, click here.

To receive more information about the event, such as the list of confirmed speakers and program, please fill the preliminary form indicating your interest, available at:

Filling out this form does not guarantee your registration for the event. The registration form will be available only in August for those who filled the preliminary form.

Official language: English
(Simultaneous translation will not be provided)