Connect4Climate, “a campaign, a coalition, and a community” focused on raising awareness about climate change around the world, has launched the new media competition Voices4Climate. The competition challenges young people to submit photos, videos, music videos and podcasts that tell compelling stories about climate change, with the aims of driving participation in a conversation on [...]
Associate Director for Sustainability at the Center for Governance and Sustainability Annamarija Frankic appeared on Public Radio International’s Environmental News Program, “Living on Earth,” Saturday, November 17th, 2012. Dr. Frankic spoke with host Steve Curwood her ongoing work on biomimicry, the study of sustainable designs in nature that can be used to produce solutions to [...]
The latest issue of The Point – News from the University of Massachusetts Boston, features some recent activities by the Global Environmental Governance Project. An article entitled ”UMass Boston Professor Discusses Governance at U.N. Global Ministerial Environment Forum in Nairobi” describes the participation of GEG Project Director Maria Ivanova with team members in the 26th UNEP Governing Council [...]
GEG Project Director Maria Ivanova and GEG Project community member Mark Halle of IISD in Geneva, were interviewed for an article entitled “A Fight with High Stakes”, published in the leading global response business magazine Ethical Corporation in its December 2010-January 2011 edition. The article analyzes the work of the United Nations Environment Programme in Nigeria, where [...]
An all-day African Regional Consultative Workshop on Global Environmental Governance entitled Addressing Gaps in the Current IEG System was held on 10 August at the Makere University in Kampala, Uganda.
An interview with GEG Project Director Maria Ivanova on Engaging Civil Society in Global Environmental Governance was recently published on The New Security Beat, a blog maintained by the staff of the Environmental Change and Security Program (ECSP) at the Woodrow Wilson Center.