Tag: Center For Governance And Sustainability
- Ivanova Participates in UN High Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development
UN Board promotes science, technology, and innovation to support post-2015 sustainable development goals
- McCormack Team Presents Research at ACUNS Conference in The Hague
Academics and practitioners get together to provide new elements to the process of policy-making within the United Nations
- UN Assistant Secretary-General Elliott Harris Discusses Environmental Leadership at UMass Boston
McCormack Grad School's Center for Governance and Sustainability celebrated Earth Day with a lecture on environmental leadership.
- UMass Boston Wins Role as Team Partner in Global Resilience Challenge
Rockefeller Foundation and USAID choose Center for Governance and Sustainability to research solutions to climate change.
- UMass Boston Research Team Assesses Implementation of Global Environmental Treaties
McCormack Grad School faculty and doctoral student evaluate global treaties' implementation.
- UMass Boston’s Center for Governance and Sustainability to Evaluate Environmental Conventions
McCormack Graduate School center earns research grant to evaluate the implementation of global environmental treaties
- Maria Ivanova Participates in Second Meeting of the UN Political Forum on Sustainable Development
McCormack Grad School professor is a lead discussant at U.N. meeting charting the way for an ambitious post-2015 development agenda.
- Promoting Partnership: UMass Boston and Addis Ababa University Continue to Collaborate
Partners sign memorandum of agreement to jointly participate on NSF grant on Coasts and Communities
- UMass Boston Celebrates Research, Innovation, Scholarship, and Creativity at Recent Luncheon
Vice Provost for Research and Dean of Graduate Studies hosts 270 at Campus Center event.
- UNFCCC Executive Secretary Christiana Figueres Discusses the Good News About Climate Change
On September 27, Christiana Figueres, executive secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), delivered a lecture at the Harvard Kennedy School about “The Good News on Climate Change.”
- Celebrating the Life and Work of Nobel Peace Laureate, Wangari Maathai
McCormack's Maria Ivanova interviews Maathai's daughter as part of “Africa’s Green Future: Nurturing the Vision of Wangari Maathai” symposium.
- UMass Boston Earns $3M IGERT Grant to Study Natural and Human Systems in Urbanizing Environments
The University of Massachusetts Boston is launching a new graduate program to train the next generation of environmental problem-solvers, funded by a five-year, $3.1 million grant from the National Science Foundation.
- UMass Boston Fellow Analyzes Proposal for a Public-Private United “Nations”
McCormack Grad School's Harris Gleckman examines options for global governance as presented by the Global Redesign Initiative.
- UMass Boston Papers on Sustainable Development Shared with UN Member Countries
Center for Governance and Sustainability publishes issues briefs series on global environmental and sustainable development.
- Stopping Climate Change, A Global Responsibility
UN climate chief Christiana Figueres talks about climate conflict at recent UMass Boston event.
- Two McCormack Grad Students Attend Historic UN Environmental Meeting in Kenya
An interview with Daniel Zaleznik and Natalia Escobar-Pemberthy from the Center for Governance and Sustainability
- UNICEF International Development Expert Speaks at McCormack Graduate School
The Center for Governance and Sustainability hosted Katell Le Goulven for scholarly discussion on sustainable development.
- UMass Boston Student-Faculty Delegation Present at the Creation of the UN Environment Assembly
Representatives from McCormack Graduate School attended historic environmental policy event in Nairobi.
- UN Environmental Report for Youth Launched with Input from UMass Boston Students
McCormack Graduate School students contribute to new United Nations publication on the global environment.
- Anamarija Frankić Receives Fulbright Grant to Teach in Croatia in the Fall
Green Boston Harbor Project Director earns grant from Fulbright Specialist Program to share expertise on biomimicry.
- UMass Boston Faculty-student Delegation Participates in Historic UN Meeting in Nairobi
Center for Governance and Sustainability team is the only major research university with students in their delegation.
- Center for Governance and Sustainability Team Publishes Groundbreaking Research
Professor of Biology Kamaljit Bawa and Research Associate Uttam Shrestha share cutting-edge findings on Nepalese fungus.
- MGS Center for Governance and Sustainability Hosts Ethiopian Delegation
UMass Boston and Addis Ababa University commit to long-term partnership.
- McCormack Grad School Strengthens Ties With Ethiopia
Center for Governance and Sustainability enters long-term partnership with Adaba University
- UMass Boston Sends Group to Rio+20 Sustainability Conference
7 professors, students, and fellows represented UMass Boston at the once-a-decade environmental conference in Rio de Janeiro in June.
- Designing Global Governance for Sustainability Conference - UMass Boston Brings Research to Policy
Center for Governance and Sustainability launches Global Environmental Outlook (GEO-5)
- Working at the United Nations: An Insider’s Perspective on UN Careers
On April 12, Harris Gleckman, a retired UN official, will speak to the UMass Boston community about careers at the United Nations.
- GBH Director Anamarija Frankić To Speak at NESEA BE12 Conference
Panel to address whole systems practices for greening urban areas
- Ivanova to Speak at Planet Under Pressure Conference in London
MGS Assistant Professor Maria Ivanova invited to prestigious international conference
- Center for Governance and Sustainability Builds Bridges between the Academic and Policy Worlds
CGS team engages in issues of global governance, climate change, and human security.
- GBH Director Anamarija Frankić to Represent UMass Boston at COP-17
Frankić to be UMass Boston representative at climate talks in Durban, South Africa
- International Relations Student Pens Article on United Nations Environment Programme Roundtable
Michael Denney writes on Environment and Finance: Tipping Points Discussion at UNEP Roundtable
- Center for Governance and Sustainability Co-Hosts International Workshop on Environmental Governance
International Environmental Governance: Grounding Policy Reform in Rigorous Analysis