The ALTER-Net Summer School
Challenge your knowledge on biodiversity and ecosystem services
12th ALTER-Net Summer School
August 30 - September 9, 2017
Registration will be soon open, look out for announcements from February 20 onward.
The ALTER-Net Summer Schools provide an innovative atmosphere for thinking about and resolving sustainability challenges, and promote interdisciplinary approaches.
We are delighted to invite soon applications to our 12th annual Summer School, a unique opportunity for an intensive course on the science, policy and practice of European biodiversity and ecosystem services in the beautiful surroundings of Peyresq, in South-Eastern France.
You will soon find information about the 2017 Summer School in this section of the website, including how to apply for a place
The ALTER-Net Summer School, a 'network for life':
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What people have said about past Summer Schools
"I went to the Summer School with many questions in my head, but came back with even more... but also with a lot of new friends!"
"...a unique opportunity for young European researchers to come together, to focus on interdisciplinary issues and to develop personal networks..."
"A modern-day School of Aristotle, where lecturers learn as much as students - if not more"
"The Summer School provided me a great opportunity for generating and exchanging ideas"
"I have a clearer idea of what I might want to do after my PhD"
"The Summer School exceeded my expectations on course content, practical work, hospitality and social occasions"
"It was awesome!"