Funded workshops

The ESEH contributes with small grants to a very limited number of workshops every year that are deserved to be useful to broaden the thematic and geographical scope of environmental history in Europe.

Environmental History of the Ottoman Empire and Turkey

ESEH : October 4, 2017 11:55

On October 27-28, 2017, the TürkeiEuropaZentrum (TEZ) of Universität Hamburg will host a two-day academic workshop on the Environmental History of the Ottoman Empire and Turkey, which has been co-funded by ESEH with a small workshop grant.

Please find below the programme of the workshop.

Call for Proposal: Small Workshops Funding

ESEH : July 17, 2017 10:22

For the fourth year in a row, the new ESEH Board has decided to issue a Call for Proposals for Funding for small workshops and conferences to increase support for environmental history activities in Europe. The Board intends to award 500€ to up to two proposals. Environmental history workshops and conferences of no more than 100 participants which will be held in Europe during 2017 and are organized by an ESEH member are eligible.

A proposal of up to 2 pages should include (1) the name, date, location and theme of the conference/workshop, (2) an overview of the program, (3) a projected number and type of attendees, (4) an overview of the total budget, other financial sources, and a description of how the 500€ would benefit the activity, and (5) a short biographical paragraph about the organiser (who must be an ESEH member).

The deadline is August 15, 2017. Submit proposals to

CfP: Underground Space: Development, Exploration, Secondary Use

ESEH : April 28, 2015 13:48

Vasylivskyi Historical-Architectural Museum-Reserve “Popov’s Country Seat”, Ya.Novytskyi Zaporizhia Scientific Society and Historical Department of Zaporizhia National University are pleased to announce a two-day conference in environmental history of underground spaces, which will take place in Vasylivka-Zaporizhia, Ukraine, on 25-26 September 2015.

The deadline for applications is 30 July 2015.

For full details see the call for papers below. Russian and Ukranian versions of the same are available for download.

CfP: Environmental history of Poland and East-Central Europe

ESEH : April 24, 2015 00:49

The Institute of History of the Jagiellonian University in Krakow  with the support of the European Society for Environmental History and the Polish Historical Society is organizing a conference on the Environmental history of Poland and East-Central Europe from the Middle Ages to the present.

The conference will take place in Polish, but papers in English will be accepted and fully considered.

Paper proposals are due on 15 June 2015.

The full call for papers in Polish and English is available below.

Report of the “Why Is There So Little Green in Czech and Slovak History?” workshop

ESEH : August 11, 2014 19:10

Please find below the report of the workshop co-funded by the ESEH “Why Is There So Little Green in Czech and Slovak History?” held in Brno (Czech Republic) on 28 March 2014.

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