Global Environmental Governance

At 50, the UN Environment Programme must lead again

Center Director, Maria Ivanova publishes a new article in Nature

Collective foresight and intelligence for sustainability

Center Director, Maria Ivanova, along with Sylvia L. R. Wood, Amy Luers, Jennifer Garard, Ajay Gambhir,  Kalpana Chaudhari, and Casey Cronin explore charting sustainable pathways that 'leaves no one behind' in their article in Global Sustainability.

Fighting Fire with a Thermometer? Environmental Efforts of the United Nations

Center Director, Maria Ivanova publishes a new article in "The United Nations at Seventy-Five: Looking Back to Look Forward"

The United Nations at 75: Looking Back to Look Forward, Episode 2, with Maria Ivanova

Our team at the Center for Governance and Sustainability engaged in several events commemorating and advancing the work of the United Nations.

Interconnected world needs ways to turn alarm bells into action

Center Director, Maria Ivanova publishes a new article with Amy Luers.

Implementation of Multilateral Environmental Agreements: Rationale and Design of the Environmental Conventions Index

Center Director, Maria Ivanova and Natalia Escobar--Pemberthy explore the evaluate environmental conventions.

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University of Massachusetts Boston
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