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Project Information

Project Information


U.S. National Committee for the International Union for Soil Sciences (SS)


Project Scope:

The U.S. National Committee for Soil Sciences (USNC/SS) represents the interests of the U.S. soil science community in the International Union of Soil Sciences (IUSS) and provides leadership in the advancement of soil science nationally and internationally. The committee advises The National Academies in all matters pertaining to the IUSS and supports U.S. participation in the international arena. To identify relevant issues for the committee to address, the USNC communicates with professional societies and organizations.

Status: Current

PIN: PGA-BISO-18-P-51

RSO: Sztein, Ester

Topic(s):

Earth Sciences
Education
Policy for Science and Technology



Geographic Focus:
Global
North America

Committee Membership



Committee Membership

No data present.


Events



Location:


Sheraton San Diego Hotel and Marina
1380 Harbor Island Drive
San Diego, CA, 92101
USA

Event Type :  
Symposium

Description :   

Ronald Amundson, Asmeret Asefaw Berhe, Donald Sparks, and Ester Sztein have organized a special session on behalf of the USNC/Soils at the 2019 Soil Science Society of America (SSSA) International Soils Meeting. The USNC/Soils special session will explore how forms of social unrest impact food security and national security more broadly. It will be held at the 2019 SSSA Meeting, "Soils Across Latitudes," in San Diego, CA.


Registration for Online Attendance :   
NA

Registration for in Person Attendance :   
https://www.sacmeetings.org/register


If you would like to attend the sessions of this event that are open to the public or need more information please contact

Contact Name:  Ester Sztein
Contact Email:  esztein@nas.edu
Contact Phone:  (202) 334-2807

Agenda
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Supporting File(s)
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Is it a Closed Session Event?
No

Publication(s) resulting from the event:

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Publications

Publications

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