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Lake Chad: A Climate of Fragility

Lake Chad: A Climate of Fragility

Any future interventions in and around Lake Chad will have to be mindful of its particular climate-fragility and these trends that are likely to shape its future.

Introducing Green Theory in International Relations

Introducing Green Theory in International Relations

Green theory allows a broader ecological perspective on our common human interests and emphasises choices made within ecological, rather than political, boundaries.

The Environment

The Environment

The world’s states have been able to find common ground in relation to the flagpole issues of global warming and climate change. This trend must continue so that we can live healthily and happily on Planet Earth.

Transversal Environmental Policies

Transversal Environmental Policies

Environmental policies can assist in establishing a policy reform which promotes the development of a strict approach to environmental protection and conservation.

New Practices and Narratives of Environmental Diplomacy

New Practices and Narratives of Environmental Diplomacy

What the cases of green growth networks such as the Cartagena Dialogue illustrate is how environmental diplomacy is shaped by and shaping the neoliberal world order.

Renewable Energy: Global Challenges

Renewable Energy: Global Challenges

Although the adoption of renewable energy sources is increasing, widespread adoption is constrained by a multitude of policy, regulatory, social and financial barriers.

The Institutionalisation of Climate Change in Global Politics

The Institutionalisation of Climate Change in Global Politics

The Paris agreement was a positive step but we need continued and concerted action from civil society to decouple economic growth from greenhouse gas emissions.

Climate Change, Geopolitics, and Arctic Futures

Climate Change, Geopolitics, and Arctic Futures

The response to climatic changes in the Arctic will be a problem of global politics as economic development in the area is shaped by environmental factors among others.

Climate Change, Adaptation and International Relations Theory

Climate Change, Adaptation and International Relations Theory

In IR a state can typically take three approaches: cooperation, unilateralism or inactivity. Within the realm of climate diplomacy, we witness states playing all these roles.

Edited Collection – Environment, Climate Change and International Relations

Edited Collection – Environment, Climate Change and International Relations

In the wake of the 2015 Paris conference, this edited collection explores the environment as an issue of international governance and provides perspectives on the route forward.

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