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NEWS & EVENTS

20/03/2019
Public call for tuition aid to study the master Planning and Management of Natural Risks. Course 2018-2019

Open the application period of tuition aid to study the master's degree in Planning and Management of Natural Risks of the University of Alicante, academic year 2018-2019. This aid is contemplated in the Agreement signed with the Consorcio de Compensación de Seguros.

Deadline for requesting aid: Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Application form: pdf

22/03/2019
Conference by Franco Andrés Bianco

Next week will be held the conference "Silent threats of biological origin and future risk scenarios. Case study of the link between environmental factors and infant botulism" by Franco Andrés Bianco, from the Department of Geography of the National University of Cuyo (Mendoza, Argentina).

Place: Aula IU/Cartoteca (University Institutes Building)
Date: 03/26/2019, at 3 p.m.

22/03/2019
Conference by Franco Andrés Bianco

On March 26, the conference "Urban ecology and its links with biogeography. The role of urban woodland. State assessment and conservation methodology. Similarities and asymmetries in the case study between Alicante-Spain and Mendoza-Argentina" will be given by Franco Andrés Bianco, of the Department of Geography of the National University of Cuyo (Mendoza, Argentina).

Place: Classroom 12 (Faculty of Philosophy and Letters II)
Date: 03/26/2019, at 9.30 a.m.

04/03/2019
VII Meeting of Amateur to the Meteorology of Beniarrés

Beniarrés City Council, together with the Interuniversity Institute of Geography, organizes the VII Meeting of Amateur to the Meteorology of Beniarrés. It will celebrate on March 30 and it is opened to all those people that are interested. In this occasion will have the presence of Francesc Mauri i Domènech.

Place: Joan Fuster Cultural Center. Street Dr. Orero, 17. 03850 Beniarrés (Alicante).
Date: 03/30/2019, 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

08/03/2019
Conference by Juan Antonio Marco Molina

On March 13, the conference "Exploration as a geographical attitude: discovering the volcanoes of Guatemala" will be given by Juan Antonio Marco Molina, Department of Regional Geographical Analysis and Physical Geography.

Place: Classroom GE-07 (Faculty of Philosophy and Letters II)
Date: 03/13/2019, at 1:00 p.m.

01/03/2019
WORKSHOP OF METEOROLOGY

The Natural Park of La Mata and Torrevieja together with the colleagues of the Mastral Project, the Interuniversity Institute of Geography and other collaborators, will jointly celebrate World Water Day and World Meteorology Day on March 23.

25/02/2019
Conference by Sofía González López

The next day, March 1, the conference "International cooperation in the field of civil protection and risk management" will be given by Sofía González López, from the Civil Protection Unit of the Government Delegation in Murcia.

Place: Classroom IU/Cartoteca (Building University Institutes - University of Alicante)
Date: 03/01/2019, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Admission is free, up to a maximum capacity of 25 seats.

19/02/2019
Scholarship call 2019-2020 open - FUNDACIÓN CAROLINA

Under the sponsorship of the "Fundación Repsol" and thanks to the "Fundación Carolina", our master's offers one of 14 scholarships aimed exclusively at postgraduate training for Latin American women with higher qualifications in the STEM areas (science, technology, engineering and mathematics).

More information here.

21/01/2019
Master in Planning and Management of Natural Risks - Workshop

The next day 4th of February will celebrate the workshop "Introducción a la modelación hidráulica 2D con IBER", by Hans Sánchez Tueros, from the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya.

Place: Classroom IU/Cartoteca (Building University Institutes - University of Alicante)

Admission is free, up to a maximum capacity of 25 seats.
Registration required.

14/01/2019
Conference by Ana Camarasa Belmonte

The next day 21 January will be the conference "Changes in land use, runoff production and soil loss. Synergies and compensations in the Mediterranean waterways", by Ana Camarasa Belmonte, from the University of Valencia.

Place: Classroom IU/Cartoteca (Building University Institutes - University of Alicante)

11/01/2019
RESULT PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST "CLIMAS Y PAISAJES DE ALICANTE"

After the vote taken on the social network Facebook of the Interuniversity Institute of Geography, we can finally announce the 3 photographs that have obtained the highest number of votes.
Our biggest congratulations to the winners!

To the rest of the participants, thank you very much for participating and presenting your photos. The level in this first edition has been very high.

The likes or reactions after December 30, 2018 do not compute.

08/01/2019
Fundación Botín: Talent Award in sustainable water management

Dr. Andrés Díez Herrero, Scientific Investigator of the IGME, professor collaborator of our Master in Planning and Management of Natural Risks and Honorary Collaborator of the Interuniversity Institute of Geography, has been awarded by the Botín Foundation with the Talent Award in sustainable water management. Our most sincere congratulations.

Link to the news.

20/12/2018
Journal Investigaciones Geográficas no. 70

"Investigaciones Geográficas" finishes to publish his last number, the 70, corresponding to the second semester of 2018, it already can consult in access totally open, in https://www.investigacionesgeograficas.com/issue/view/2018-n70

Jorge Olcina Cantos and Clotilde Esclapez Selva
Secretaries of Edition of Investigaciones Geográficas

11/12/2018
12th meeting of the World Forum of Catastrophe Programmes in Madrid

It has published the ninth issue of the digital magazine "Consorseguros" (Autumn 2018).

You can view it at: www.consorsegurosdigital.com

05/12/2018
I Meeting of Water Research Centers in Spain

On November 23th, the I Meeting of Water Research Centers in Spain, organized by the Institute for Water Research, of the University of Barcelona, took place. The Interuniversity Institute of Geography attended this first meeting through the representation of the researcher María F. Zaragoza Martí.

03/12/2018
The Water and Territory research group and the Interuniversity Institute of Geography will develop the SIMTWIST European Project financed by the Water JPI 2018 call

The 2018 call of the Water Joint Programming Initiative (JPI), Closing the water cycle gap, has selected the SIMTWIST project (Simulating tourism water consumption with stakeholders), in which the Water and Territory research group, linked to the Interuniversity Institute of Geography from the University of Alicante (Spain), participates. SIMTWIST is coordinated by the Environmental Systems Analysis research group from the Wageningen University (The Netherlands). The third partner of the consortium is the Department of Civil, Chemical, Environmental, and Materials Engineering, from the University of Bologna (Italy).

22/11/2018
World Championship 2018

The researcher Sandra Ricart, from the Water and Territory research group, linked to the Interuniversity Institute of Geography of the University of Alicante, has been recognized with the 2018 World Championship in Earth Sciences (Irrigation). With this distinction, IASR recognizes Dr. Sandra Ricart among World's 500 most influential experts in Applied Science for the year 2018. Congratulations!

16/10/2018
Master in Planning and Management of Natural Risks - Conference

The next Monday October 22 will celebrate the conference "Hurricane Florence: meteorology, impacts and recovery in North Carolina", that will be presented by Carolina Nieto Ferreira, of the East Carolina University.

To the 4 p.m., in the IU/CARTOTECA classroom of the University Institutes Building (University of Alicante).

Admission is free until full capacity.

28/09/2018
INAUGURAL CONFERENCE of the Master Planning and Management of Natural Risks

The Wednesday 10 October, will inaugurate the ninth edition of the Master Planning and Management of Natural Risks, course 2018-19.

The inaugural conference will run to charge of Anna Badia (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona). The title is "Fires at the urban-forest interface: from fire as tool of management to fire as a threat".

The act will celebrate on 10 October, to the 4 p.m., in the Multimedia Room of Rectorship (0028PB005).

Free entry until complete seats.

Gallery of photos.

29/05/2017
"TRATADO DE CLIMATOLOGÍA"

This last publication, "Tratado de Climatología", realized by the professors Antonio Gil Olcina and Jorge Olcina Cantos, promises to turn into a reference among the manuals of climatology. This work treats to analyze, in a rigorous and enjoyable form, aspects and concepts related to historical climatology, analytical and dynamic, presenting on the other hand a complete collection of illustrations and of concepts and data hitherto little spread, generally unknown.

On-line acquisition in the Service of Publications of the University of Alicante.

18/05/2017
"ACONDICIONAMIENTO, RECTIFICACIÓN Y REGULACIÓN DEL SEGURA. Modificación de lechos, cuenca y régimen fluvial"

The professor Antonio Gil Olcina in his new work titled "Acondicionamiento, rectificación y regulación del Segura. Modificación de lechos, cuenca y régimen fluvial", reflects the efforts and hydraulic and hydrological performances of all type, the vital challenge that poses the half natural in the basin of the Segura, the river non-native more acutely regulated of Spain, and the problems for resolving.

On-line acquisition in the Service of Publications of the University of Alicante.

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