National voting of Officers for IUSS Divisions and Commissions 2017 – results

26th March 2018

Every four years the officers for the IUSS Divisions and Commissions are newly elected. Voting by IUSS Members is conducted electronically on a one vote per individual in each National Member Society basis.
In line with the IUSS Bye-laws (version Oct. 2014) the national Soil Science Societies shall have organized the national voting of officers for Divisions and Commissions.

Voting results from 35 societies with 127,148 individual votes were received.

NERC 2018 Impact Awards

26th March 2018

The awards will celebrate and reward NERC-funded researchers, as individuals or teams, whose work has had substantial impact on the economy and society either in the UK or abroad.

There are three award categories;

Economic Impact Award
Recognising research that has led to demonstrable economic benefit.