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Transformations in Conservation Governance and Implications for Human Security

Department of CRHSGG | July 05, 2016

Fieldwork in Kenya is funded by UMass Boston’s National Science Foundation (NSF) funded Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship (IGERT) fellowship. University of Nairobi is a partner institution of the IGERT program

UMass Boston Hosts First Annual IGERT Research Symposium

Center for Governance and Sustainability | May 18, 2016

National Science Foundation-funded doctoral fellows present transdisciplinary environmental research on the Horn of Africa.

McCormack PhD Candidate Earns Dissertation Award from United Nations

McCormack Graduate School, | April 12, 2016

Gabriela Bueno earns a Dissertation Fellowship Award from the Academic Council on the United Nations System.

Christiana Figueres, Architect of Paris Agreement, Returns to UMass Boston

Zach Herman | April 07, 2016

Executive secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change speaks to packed house at Edward M. Kennedy Institute

UMass Boston Practices What it Teaches, Researches, in Ethiopia

Maryalice Gill | March 02, 2016

UMass Boston faculty members and students spent part of the winter break in Ethiopia sharing their scholarship, conducting research, and hosting workshops on environmental issues.

UMass Boston’s IGERT Fellows Return from Trip to Ethiopia

Office of Communications | February 26, 2016

UMass Boston's Coasts and Communities IGERT fellows have returned from a week long trip to Ethiopia that was part of the Environmental Issues in the Horn of Africa course.

UMass Boston’s COP21 Participants Discuss Paris Pact at Sustainable Solutions Lab Event

Colleen Locke | February 25, 2016

UMass Boston’s Sustainable Solutions Lab, a cross-disciplinary institute launched this semester to address the complex impacts of climate change, convened an expert panel Wednesday to discuss the lessons learned from the Paris Agreement, a historic international accord reached at December’s COP21 co

McCormack PhD Student Honored as Emerging Leader in Global Food Security

McCormack Graduate School | February 25, 2016

Global Governance student Michael Denney is chosen to join 2016 Next Generation Delegation program.

UMass Boston Co-Hosts High-Level Environmental Diplomacy Workshop in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Samuel M. Gebru | January 13, 2016

Regional Environmental Diplomacy Institute (REDI)-Africa, is convening officials from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Members of Parliament from Djibouti and Ethiopia and experts, practitioners & civil society advocates from Addis Ababa and Boston

McCormack Doctoral Candidate Attends ACUNS Workshop

Jess Slicer | December 14, 2015

The workshop aligned with and helped inform research in peacekeeping operations and security in Africa, and global governance in general.

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