PECS 2017 conference - keynote speakers confirmed

The second PECS conference will be held in Oaxaca, Mexico, between November 7-10 2017

The conference, entitled "PECS II: Place based transdisciplinary research for global sustainability", will be structured around 4 overarching themes:


  1. Context-specific pathways towards sustainability
  2. Challenges and opportunities for informing global sustainability from place-based research
  3. Social-ecological dynamics of ecosystem services: synergies, trade-offs and links to human wellbeing
  4. Cross-scale connections and feedbacks that impact structure and dynamics of social-ecological systems


Confirmed keynote speakers are:



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PECS - Programme on Ecosystem Change and Society

Stockholm Resilience Centre

Stockholm University
SE-106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
Visiting address: Kräftriket 2

+46 734 60 70 68


The Programme on Ecosystem Change and Society (PECS), is a core project of Future Earth. It aims to integrate research on the stewardship of social–ecological system and the relationships among natural capital, human wellbeing, livelihoods, inequality and poverty.