The 2017 Lund Conference on Earth System Governance is quickly approaching and we are excited to soon welcome you all to Lund. In the meantime, we would like to encourage all authors with accepted abstracts to submit conference papers for the Parallel Paper Sessions. The requirements for the papers are as follows.

  • Deadline for submission is the 20th of September.
  • Maximum 8,000 words
  • The format and citation style should follow own disciplinary or local standards
  • File format: pdf
  • Submit by email to with the subject “Full Paper Submission reference:[Fill in your paper ID]

The papers will be published on the 2017 Lund Conference on Earth System Governance website with access restricted to conference participants. In addition, authors can submit their papers for the Earth System Governance Working Papers series.

We would also like to take this opportunity to draw attention to the Oran R. Young Prize. The prize seeks to reward and encourage cutting-edge research on earth system governance by early-career scholars who could become the next generation of leading scholars in the field of environmental governance research. Deadline for submissions is the 10th of September.