F&ES 540a / 2017-2018

Global Environmental Governance

Credits: 3
Fall 2017: W, 9:00-11:50, Kroon 321

This course provides an overview of global environmental policy and the management of long-term environmental policy challenges. Concepts include international negotiations, compliance, and effectiveness, while the empirical domains encompass the three major global conventions on climate change, biodiversity, and desertification. Using a portfolio approach to examinations, students prepare a range of individual and group assignments