Great Powers, Climate Change and Global Environmental Responsibilities
Thursday 03 March 2022 90 mins
Online public event
Hosted by the Department of International Relations and the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment
Alina Averchenkova, Distinguished Policy Fellow at the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment at LSE.
Barry Buzan, Emeritus Professor of International Relations at LSE (formerly Montague Burton Professor); a Senior Fellow at LSE IDEAS.
Kathryn Hochstetler, Professor of International Development and Head of the Department of International Development at LSE.
Miriam Prys-Hansen, Lead Research Fellow and Head of Research Programme 4: Global Orders and Foreign Policies at the German Institute for Global and Area Studies (GIGA).
Stacy Vandeveer, Professor of Global Governance and Human Security and Chair of the Department of Conflict Resolution, Human Security and Global Governance in the John C. McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies at the University of Massachusetts Boston.
Robert Falkner, Associate Professor of International Relations at LSE. He serves as the Research Director of the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment at LSE.
In this event, which launched the new book on Great Powers, Climate Change and Global Environmental Responsibilities, the panelists discussed how international power inequality intersects with the global ecological crisis, and what special role great powers could and should play in the international fight against global warming.
Find out more
Listen to or download the audio podcast
Watch the video on YouTube
Read the student blogger report of the event