Climate

2020 Oct 21

Arctic Security: Conflict Prevention in the High North

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Zoom

Paula Dobriansky, Former US Ambassador and FDP Senior Fellow; David Balton, former US Ambassador; and Fran Ulmer, former Chair of the Arctic Research Commission and Belfer Center Fellow, will examine key countries' economic and national security interests in the Arctic region and the role of the rule of law in preventing conflict alongside critical questions of governance to balance environmental, economic, and security concerns.... Read more about Arctic Security: Conflict Prevention in the High North

2020 Oct 29

German American Conference: Building Just and Climate-Ready Economies in the EU and the US

2:00pm to 3:30pm

Location: 

Zoom

This event will focus on comparing and contrasting the EU and US directions to building just and climate-ready economies. Through workshops and a panel discussion, participants will take a closer look at the two regions' directions to achieve both economic growth and large-scale decarbonization.... Read more about German American Conference: Building Just and Climate-Ready Economies in the EU and the US

2020 Oct 23

ILCN/ELCN Webinar: Land Conservation, Human Health and Well-being

9:15am to 10:45am

Location: 

Zoom

Join the International Land Conservation Network for a conversation with Rand Wentworth, President Emeritus, Land Trust Alliance, Louis Bacon Senior Fellow in Environmental Leadership, and Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy, HKS; Sadiya Muqueeth, Director of Community Health at the Trust for Public Land; and Carles Castell, Head of the Natural Areas Department, Barcelona Provincial Council and President Emeritus, EUROPARC—Spain.... Read more about ILCN/ELCN Webinar: Land Conservation, Human Health and Well-being

2020 Oct 16

Africa Scholars Forum at UMass Boston: Welcome and Business Meeting, African Heritage Sites and Climate Justice

11:00am to 1:00pm

Location: 

Zoom

E. Edna Wangui, Associate Professor, Ohio University, will discuss her research on the gendered dimensions of rural development and rural livelihood change, environmental conservation, and climate change adaptation.... Read more about Africa Scholars Forum at UMass Boston: Welcome and Business Meeting, African Heritage Sites and Climate Justice

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