Post Tagged with: "environment"

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.

Environment and International Politics: Linking Humanity and Nature

Environment and International Politics: Linking Humanity and Nature

Given the speed of global transformations and the failures to integrate ecology into larger concerns the question of ‘who speaks for Earth?’ is a pressing issue for IR.

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.

The Fossil Fuel Divestment Movement within Universities

The Fossil Fuel Divestment Movement within Universities

In the a broader context, the FFDM has been a powerful force multiplier, which has helped propel climate justice issues into the foreground of public consciousness.

Environmental Conflict: A Misnomer?

Environmental Conflict: A Misnomer?

It is no longer possible to see environmental issues as neutral, detached from the social world – they must be understood as political problems with social drivers.

Investing in the Future: Norway, Climate Change and Fossil Fuel Divestment

Investing in the Future: Norway, Climate Change and Fossil Fuel Divestment

The fossil fuel divestment movement has undergone explosive growth and has attained global ambitions – challenging sovereign funds to engage in fossil fuel divestment.

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.

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