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This video case study from Scotland presents an example of the biodiversity benefits that agri-environment funds from Rural Development Programmes can help to sustain. It also highlights the multiplier effects for rural economies that such nature conservation funding for farms can produce.
With climate-change skeptics in the White House, scientists are growing concerned about the future of funding their research. Mark Phillips went to the bottom of the world to find out about the future of environmental research in the Trump era. Subscribe to the "CBS Evening News" Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/1S7Dhik Watch Full Episodes of the "CBS Evening News" HERE: http://cbsn.ws/23XekKA Watch the latest installment of "On the Road," only on the "CBS Evening News," HERE: http://cbsn.ws/23XwqMH Follow "CBS Evening News" on Instagram: http://bit.ly/1T8icTO Like "CBS Evening News" on Facebook HERE: http://on.fb.me/1KxYobb Follow the "CBS Evening News" on Twitter HERE: http://bit.ly/1O3dTTe Follow the "CBS Evening News" on Google+ HERE: http://bit.ly/1Qs0aam Get your news on the go! Downloa...
Lewis Gilbert, Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer, Institute on the Environment The funding model for university research has drastically changed since the 1980s. Private sector investment in fundamental research has all but evaporated and federal funding across disciplines has been flat at best. In the current landscape, universities can no longer significantly grow their own research enterprise without either identifying new sources of funding or increasing their market share of federal funds. This set of circumstances requires that we develop new models for how we fund research at university scale, that we diversify our sources of funding, and that we develop processes for articulating and prioritizing research challenges. In this Frontiers talk, we’ll provide some brief ske...
Dr. Michael Gibson, chair of The Clinical Pharmacology Unit at Washington State University, explains that over the last decade clinical research funding for rare diseases is gaining momentum. He cautions that despite these gains the environment for research funding today is challenging. Dr. Gibson cites the importance of patient involvement and grass roots efforts in providing important support for researchers. He offers optimism about novel research efforts underway that may lead to new treatments options for patients. Get email alerts | http://www.patientpower.info/ Subscribe on YouTube | http://bit.ly/patientpowerYT Like on Facebook | http://www.fb.com/patientpower.info Follow on Twitter | http://www.twitter.com/patientpower
This video explains the steps that you need to take for knowing the funding environment before one start writing a grant proposal
NIGERIA’S COMMERCIAL CITY OF LAGOS HAS FINALLY JOINED THE SOUTH-EASTERN CITY OF ENUGU AND NINE OTHER AFRICAN COUNTRIES ON THE LIST OF THE WORLD’S 100 MOST RESILIENT CITIES. THIS IS AT A TIME THE NATION’S CAPITAL, ABUJA IS LOSING ITS GREEN NATURE AS AUTHORITIES HARDLY FUND ENVIRONMENT-FRIENDLY PROGRAMMES AND PROJECTS. IT’S THE FIRST OF OUR TWO-PART STORY ON THE CAPITAL CITY’S FADING GLORY THIS MARCH 8, 2017 ON STRAIGHT TALK AT 2PM LOCAL TIME ON AIT AND 17:00 GMT ON AIT INTERNATIONAL. IT’S NIGERIA’S DEVELOPMENT PROMOTION PROGRAMME ON TELEVISION IN PARTNERSHIP WITH MEDIA DIMENSIONS…EXCLUSIVE TO AIT#
Economic development realized over the past 20 years has put a strain on the environment – necessitating stringent policies to remedy the problem. Government decentralized the management of the environment almost two decades ago but as Jennina Nabukeera shows in tonight’s environment focus, this policy is yet to realize tangible results. More in this report
Members on the parliamentary Forum on Climate Change have called for improved funding of efforts to safeguard the environment. The legislators are concerned that government is paying lip service to efforts to conserve the environment – evidenced by the small purse allocated to the sector.