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Rethinking the Anthropocene as Carnivalocene

Rethinking the Anthropocene as Carnivalocene

The Anthropocene is a deeply intense, material experience: a wild romp of the grotesque and the transgressive, emphasising our shared character of Earthly being.

The Great Thaw: Climate Change and the Post-Cold War World

The Great Thaw: Climate Change and the Post-Cold War World

Since the fall of the Berlin Wall, the geopolitical climate frozen from the Cold War along with our understanding of climate change and its security risks have thawed.

Interview – Sherri Goodman

Interview – Sherri Goodman

Sherri Goodman discusses climate change as a national security threat, water security, the Arctic, her career with the US Government and gives her advice to young scholars.

Interview – Marina Povitkina

Interview – Marina Povitkina

Marina Povitkina discusses her PhD research on democracy and its effect on environmental performance, as well as the Paris Agreement, green policies and island nations.

‘Firepower’ and Environmental Security in the Anthropocene

‘Firepower’ and Environmental Security in the Anthropocene

A broader understanding of the interconnectedness of things in a dynamic biosphere where a combustion powered technosphere is rapidly expanding is essential.

How to Unleash Farm Mechanisation in Africa and How to Tame it

How to Unleash Farm Mechanisation in Africa and How to Tame it

Agricultural mechanisation has emerged as a priority on the African development agenda. It is a powerful, but double-edged sword, which must be used carefully.

Now Recruiting: Environmental/Green Politics Editors

Now Recruiting: Environmental/Green Politics Editors

Are you pursuing research in in environmental or green politics? If so, we invite you to join our editorial team to help us improve our coverage of these areas.

Decolonising the Anthropocene: The Mytho-Politics of Human Mastery

Decolonising the Anthropocene: The Mytho-Politics of Human Mastery

The Anthropocene discussion has moved beyond questions of mere geological evidence, providing the ‘natural’ foundations for the idea of human mastery over the earth.

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.

Civil Society and NGOs as Drivers of Change in Environmental Governance

Civil Society and NGOs as Drivers of Change in Environmental Governance

Civil society’s involvement in global environmental governance and the effects of internationalisation processes on civil society forms of autonomy and expertise have had considerable impact.

Refusing to Acknowledge the Problem of Climate Change Denial

Refusing to Acknowledge the Problem of Climate Change Denial

It would be beneficial to plan mitigation policies and communication strategies by taking negative consequences and societal impact into account.

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.

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