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Call for papers for research workshop: ‘Great power responsibility and global environmental protection’ (29-30 June 2018)

Call for papers for research workshop: ‘Great power responsibility and global environmental protection’ (29-30 June 2018)

an announcement featuring Robert Falkner  9 February, 2018

“Great power involves great responsibility” (Franklin D. Roosevelt, 1945) – it has long been recognised that that great powers enjoy special privileges in international relations but also have special responsibilities, … read more »


New projections confirm Clean Growth Strategy cannot currently achieve Carbon Budgets

New projections confirm Clean Growth Strategy cannot currently achieve Carbon Budgets

a commentary by Bob Ward  4 January, 2018

The UK Government has this week released new projections which confirm that its Clean Growth Strategy cannot currently achieve the Fourth and Fifth Carbon Budgets through reductions in domestic annual emissions of greenhouse gases between 2023 and 2032. read more »


Calls for greater fossil fuel divestment at anniversary of Paris climate deal

Calls for greater fossil fuel divestment at anniversary of Paris climate deal

in the news Nicholas Stern  12 December, 2017

The Guardian, 12 December 2017


One Planet Summit: Quotes of the day

One Planet Summit: Quotes of the day

in the news Nicholas Stern  12 December, 2017

Business Green, 12 December 2017


Nicholas Stern

Nicholas Stern warns that current carbon pricing is too weak to achieve goals of the Paris Agreement

Press release  12 December, 2017

Current carbon prices around the world are too weak to meet the goals of the Paris Agreement, and Europe needs to show leadership by driving up pricing levels, Nicholas Stern will warn in a speech at the One Planet Summit today (12 December) in Paris. read more »


Paris wants to put finance at the service of the climate (in French)

Paris wants to put finance at the service of the climate (in French)

in the news Nicholas Stern  9 December, 2017

La Tribune, 9 December 2017


Coal back as flashpoint in climate-change fight

Coal back as flashpoint in climate-change fight

in the news Bob Ward  18 November, 2017

Bloomberg News, 18 November


Comment from Professor Lord Nicholas Stern on outcomes of COP23

Press release  18 November, 2017

Countries have made important progress towards the implementation of the Paris Agreement and set the stage for next year’s crucial negotiations says Professor Lord Nicholas Stern. read more »


‘We should be on the offensive’ – James Hansen calls for wave of climate lawsuits

In the news  17 November, 2017

Article makes reference to the Climate Laws of the World database read more »


Nicholas Stern: ministers must pass ‘Trump test’ at Bonn climate talks

Nicholas Stern: ministers must pass ‘Trump test’ at Bonn climate talks

in the news Nicholas Stern  16 November, 2017

The Guardian, 16 November 2017


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