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Dispute Resolution Colloquium Series Presents: Political Pulse of Global Environmental Governance: Climate Change and Beyond


The Dispute Resolution Colloquium Series presents this talk with Dr. Maria Ivanova, Dept of Conflict Resolution, Human Security and Global Governance, McCormack Graduate School at UMass Boston.

An international relations and environmental policy scholar specializing in governance and sustainability, Ivanova focuses on international organizations, climate change, US foreign environmental policy, UN reform, and sustainability on campuses and in organizations. She is the Director of the Global Environmental Governance Project. The talk by Dr. Ivanova, and the following discussion/Q&A will be particularly opportune: the United Nations Climate Change Conference will be in process in Cancun, Mexico, from November 29 to December 10, 2010.

Join Dr. Ivanova on Thursday, December 9, 2010, in the UMass Boston Healey Library, 11th Floor, beginning at 5:30 pm.

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Author: The Collaborative Institute for Oceans, Climate and Security (CIOCS)

The Collaborative Institute for Oceans, Climate and Security is distinguished by its focus on the intersections of oceans, climate and security, and emerging associated policy and management implications. Founded at UMass Boston in January 2010, the Collaborative Institute exists to develop and communicate high-value intellectual, policy, and technical expertise to help stabilize the health of our atmosphere, coastal communities and marine ecosystems, and human/national security for all. It seeks on a global scale to create new strategic opportunities to bring innovation to science, policy and communications. Visionary, as well as opportunistic and flexible, the Collaborative Institute uses multi-sector engagement as a cornerstone of its work and uses public/private revenue to sustain its mission.

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