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 Newsletter - Autumn 2014

Forthcoming Conferences
Our schedule for the next four years is usually two meetings a year, sometimes as joint meetings with other commissions. The planned and confirmed future commission meetings are:

2016 2016 IGU International Geographical Congress „Shaping Our Harmonious Worlds“
Date: 21-25 August, 2016
Organised by: Geographical Society of China and International Geographical Union
Conference Venue: China National Convention Center, Beijing

Join our Commission (C 12.13) sessions:
1. Environmental governance – spaces, actors and powers
2. In search for more inclusive governance
3. Citizen e-participation in local governance
4. Innovations in public sector, public administration and public services

Please remember following deadlines:
Call for abstracts/papers - deadline: 15 Jan 2016
15 Aug 2015 - 15 Mar 2016 for early registration
16 Mar 2016 - 15 July 2016 for regular registration

Governance in Transition, edited by Ján Buček, Comenius University, Slovakia and Andrew Ryder, University of Portsmouth, United Kingdom. Springer Netherlands, 2015, 341 pages, hardcover ISBN 978-94-007-5502-4; eBook ISBN 978-94-007-5503-1, DOI 10.1007/978-94-007-5503-1.
 Book flyer
The direct link to the book's page on Springer website is:

Fiscal Austerity and Innovation in Local Governance in Europe. Edited by Carlos Nunes Silva, University of Lisbon, Portugal and Ján Buček, Comenius University, Slovakia. Ashgate. June 2014. 235 pages,
ISBN 978-1-4724-3243-8
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