中心成員
[Prof.Dr.Soo-Jin Park,Prof.Dr.Jae-Yeol Yee and Prof.Dr.Jung-Jae Park Visit to RSPRC]
Dr.Soo-Jin Park,Professor of Department of Geography in Seoul National University;Dr.Jae-Yeol Yee, Professor of Department of Sociology in Seoul National University and Dr.Jung-Jae Park, Professor of Department of Geography in Seoul National University. They visited RSPRC on February fifth 2018 and they had a pleasant conversation with driector Kuei-Tien Chou and members of RSPRC.
[ New Publication ]
Energy Transition in East Asia
[ East Asia Energy Transformation Forum: Challenges and Prospects for Energy Transformation in Taiwan, Japan and South Korea ]
The Forum was held by RSPRC on 19 of Oct. The forum invited the following speakers: Professor Koichi HASEGAWA, from Tohoku University in Japan, also the author of "Post-Nuclear Society," Professor Sun-Jin YUN from Seoul National University, who helps to drive the policy for next nuclear power plant in Seoul, and Professor Dowan KU, Director of Environment and Society Research Institute in Korea.
[ 2017 Social Assessment Impact Lecture Series ]
The lecture was held by RSPRC on 26 of Oct,2017. Prof. dr. F.M.D. (Frank) Vanclay who is a well-known specialist of social assessment impact from University of Groningen, was invited to the lecture.
[ Prof. Dr. Hans Peter Peters Visit to RSPRC ]
Prof. Dr. Hans Peter Peters is the social scientist of Forschungszentrum Juelich and the Adjunct Professor of Freie Universität Berlin. He has long studied the formation of the scientific environment and public opinion in the media communication. He has as well as focused on the interaction between journalists and scientists and the impact of scientific knowledge on the public. Prof. Peters is a well-known German science communication specialist!
[ National Science Foundation Partnerships for International Research and Education(PIRE)'s Visit to RSPRC]
Prof. Everette Joseph and Prof. Terri Adams and other fellows of PIRE visited RSPRC on 22th March, 2017. They participated a forum held by RSPRC and Graduate Institute of National Development, NTU, that focus on climate change and disaster prevention.
[ Prof. Dr. Ortwin Renn's Visit to RSPRC ]
Prof. Dr. Ortwin Renn, Scientific Director of the Institute for Advanced Sustainability Studies (IASS) in Potsdam, Germany, participated the First International KLASICA Case Study Symposium at NTU. Prof. Dr. Kuei-Tien Chou, the director of RSPRC, with his colleagues, accompanied with Pro. Dr. Renn to visit the RSPRC office after the forum on 21th of November, 2016.
[ Ms. Bärbel Höhn's Visit to RSPRC ]
Ms. Bärbel Höhn, Chairperson of German Federal Diet, visited RSPRC on June 29th 2016. Ms. Bärbel Höhn later participated the "German Experience in Energy-Transition and Nuclear Waste Disposal Discussion Forum", in which she shared views on the issues related to climate change policy, energy transition and nuclear waste management.

About RSPRC

Facing a Great Transformation,What Are the Key Issue at Stake.

 

About Us

  The Risk Society and Policy Research Center (RSPRC) is an integrated platform for transdisciplinary sharing of ideas, knowledge and practical actions. Going beyond established boundaries among academics, practitioners and policymakers, we intend to conduct extensive but in-depth discussions of important risk issues and raise social awareness.

  In the face of climate change, air pollution, energy transition and other emerging risks, the general public have the right to know the formation of various risks and their impacts, which will provide the basis for effective public engagement in relevant policymaking, implementation and assessment.

 

 What We Do

  Aiming at the promotion of knowledge society, we concentrate on facilitating in-depth understandings of various contemporary social transformation processes and relevant policy issues. In bridging different academic disciplines and social sectors, we hope to provide policy discourses and advices from a long-term viewpoint, and encourage comprehensive social innovation.

  1. Responding to social issues in Taiwan: Taiwan Risk Society Forum.
  2. Promoting transdisciplinary and transboundary exchanges: Great Transformation New Horizons Salon.
  3. Disseminating Ideas: needsRADIO program & Great Transformation New Horizons Newsletters.
  4. Advancing basic social research and moving towards low-carbon society: Workshop Series of Climate Change and Environmental Governance.

 

What Is Our Vision of Society.

 

Current Research Projects

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Building consensus for Taiwan’s energy transition and social transformation.

 

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Governance of carbon-emission and air pollution in industry and energy sectors.

 

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Driving forces of Taiwan’s energy system transformation: Policy and legal perspectives. 

 

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Building the database of energy system transformation.

 

 

Sponsorship

  RSPRC is composed of domestic and foreign experts and scholars, whose expertise is highly valued in the fields of climate change, air pollution and energy system transformation. We welcome corporate commissions to conduct surveys, research or give professional consultation on specific topics. Actual fees vary according to the content of the assignment.

 

Publication

  RSPRC invites domestic and foreign experts and scholars to author and publish annual research,working papers,books and other research outputs.

 


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2017 Working Paper
Towards the Road to Energy Transformation
Sociology of Climate Change: A Review of High Carbon Society and Its Transformation Challenges

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