Battambang Field Report

As part of the UCRSEA project activities, a field site visit to Battambang town was arranged by the Cambodia country team, led and coordinated by Dr. Chanrith Ngin, Mr. Heng Naret from the Royal University of Phnom Penh (RUPP) and Mr. Try Thoun (PhD student at Chiang Mai University).  The full report by Furqan Asif (University…

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Congratulations Dang Ly Quoc, Partnership’s second scholarship recipient

UCRSEA is very pleased to announce Dang Ly Quoc as the Partnership’s second scholarship recipient. He is currently a researcher in the Department of Socio-Economic and Policy Studies, Mekong Delta Development Research Institute at Can Tho University in Vietnam. He hails from Soc Trang Province, one of the provinces in the Mekong Delta that is most affected by…

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Vanessa Lamb joins UCRSEA as its first postdoctoral researcher

The Partnership is pleased to welcome Vanessa Lamb as the first Urban Climate Resilience in Southeast Asia (UCRSEA) postdoctoral researcher. She will support and assist the co-directors to manage the research elements of the Partnership as well as conduct pathbreaking research work of relevance to UCRSEA’s research objectives. Dr. Lamb has worked and conducted research…

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Congratulations Thuon Try – the first recipient of a UCRSEA PhD scholarship

The UCRSEA Partnership is pleased to announce that Thuon Try of Cambodia has been selected as the first recipient of a UCRSEA PhD scholarship. Mr. Thuon, a consultant, field researcher, evaluator and team leader with over a decade of experience in Cambodia and neighbouring countries, will begin his PhD studies at the Regional Centre for Social Sciences…

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Apply now for PhD scholarships open to Thai and Vietnamese students

The Urban Climate Resilience Southeast Asia Partnership invites applications from candidates from the countries of Thailand and Vietnam with a passion for innovative research, and a commitment to build the research and teaching capacity of universities in the region. Two PhD scholarships are available for students to be registered at a university in the region, and…

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Call for Applications | UCRSEA Masters Scholarship for candidates from Myanmar

The Urban Climate Resilience in Southeast Asia Partnership (UCRSEA) is now accepting applications from candidates from Myanmar with a passion for innovative research, and a commitment to build the research and teaching capacity of universities in the region. One Masters scholarship is available for one student to be registered at a university in the region, and to conduct research…

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UCRSEA welcomes Thai new partner

The Partnership is pleased to welcome the Faculty of Environment and Resource Studies, Mahasarakham University (Thailand) as its newest partner organization. The Faculty offers undergraduate and graduate (Masters and PhD) degree programs in Environment and Resource Studies and Environmental Technology. It aims to promote research activities, community services and integration of local art and culture for…

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UCRSEA Graduate Scholarships – Applications due April 30

We are now accepting applications for the UCRSEA Graduate Scholarships. The deadline is 30 April 2015. Questions? Email us at ucrsap@gmail.com.

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Virtual Seminar Series for Graduate Students

The project’s Virtual Seminar Series for graduate students will meet online once a month to discuss research issues via assigned readings, including student works-in-progress, and to talk about graduate student challenges. The seminar takes place in a pedagogical space spanning Canada and the Mekong region, under the collaborative leadership of academic partner members and researchers.…

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