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How will disenfranchised Peoples adapt to Climate Change? Strengthening the Ecojustice Movement
(Institute for Research and Innovation in Sustainability, 2009)
International Synergies to Address Climate Change: Participatory Community Organizing in Toronto and the Baixada Fluminense, Brazil
(Common Ground Research Networks, 2012)
Speaking with the River: Embodied Encounters and Local Values of the Ro Peas Blancas in Response to Potential Hydroelectric Development in South-Pacific Costa Rica
In Costa Rica, the states decision to approve the construction of two private hydropower dams along the Peas Blancas River is being called into question by local residents and non-governmental agencies who caution against ...
Investigating Gender Aspects of the Health Impacts of Climate Change in the Lake Chilwa Basin, Malawi
Climate change affects human health and well-being directly through physical effects and indirectly through a myriad of interconnected pathways. Although global in nature, local impacts of climate change differ immensely ...
When Palm Trees Break: the Fractured Horizons of Black Caribbean World-Making in the Midst of Crisis
For communities pressed to the margins of society and the globe, particularly those who are poor, racialized or of the Global South, ecological crisis is not some unimaginable elsewhere but rather an omnipresent, pervasive ...
Environmental Education In India: Analysis Of National Curriculum And Pedagogical Approaches
India, being a fast-growing major world economy and home to one-sixth of the world’s population, has a significant impact on the consumption of natural resources. As a result, it produces a huge amount of carbon emissions ...
Displacement in the Era of Climate Change: A gender sensitive approach to international environmental governance and disaster management in Bangladesh
Climate change impacts will increasingly threaten ecological environments and community livelihoods, inducing higher vulnerability for people who are already marginalized in the Global South. Notably, increasing sea level ...
Tree Planting for Corporate Social Responsibility: A guide for prospective investors
Tree planting is a growing corporate social responsibility (CSR) activity. Companies gain strategic benefit from engaging in tree planting for CSR and have done so for decades. The characteristics of reforestation and ...
What is Canada’s “Fair Share” of the Global Emissions Burden? An Examination of Fair and Proportional Emissions Reduction Targets
According to the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, global temperatures are warming by approximately 0.1-0.3°C per decade. As an estimated 1.1°C of global temperature warming above pre-industrial ...