Upcoming Events

07-12-2016 - 09-12-2016
2016 Nairobi Conference on Earth System Governance: “Confronting Complexity and Inequality"

The Nairobi Conference has been designed to provide a lively forum to hundreds of scholars for joint discussions, the exchange of new insights, and the examination of the core ideas that underlie earth system governance and global sustainability.

Nairobi, Kenya
20-02-2017 - 21-02-2017
Research workshop - Ecological democracy: Always greener on the other side?

Organized by the Sydney Environment Institute at the University of Sydney, Stockholm University, the Institute for Governance and Policy Analysis and the Centre for Deliberative Democracy and Global Governance at the University of Canberra. Part of the Task Force on the Conceptual Foundations of Earth System Governance. 

Sydney, Australia


Author(s) Title Year
Martin, Adrian., Brendan Coolsaet, Esteve Corbera, Neil M. Dawson, James A. Fraser, Ina Lehman and Iokiñe Rodriguez. Justice and Conservation: The Need to Incorporate Recognition. Biological Conservation, 197: 254–261. 2016
Anderson, Paul. Which Direction for International Environmental Law?. Journal of Human Rights and the Environment , 6(1): 98–126. 2015
Baber, Walter F., Robert V. Bartlett. Consensus and Global Environmental Governance: Deliberative Democracy in Nature's Regime. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press. 2015
Biermann, Frank., Xuemei Bai, Ninad Bondre, Wendy Broadgate, Chen-Tung Arthur Chen, Opha Pauline Dube, Jan Willem Erisman, Marion Glaser, Sandra van der Hel, Maria Carmen Lemos, Sybil Seitzinger, Karen C. Seto. Down to Earth: Contextualizing the Anthropocene. Global Environmental Change, in press: 2015
Habtezion, Senay., Ibidun Adelekan, Emmanuel Aiyede, Frank Biermann, Margaret Fubara, Christopher Gordon, Kwabena Gyekye, Emmanuel Kasimbazi, Robert Kibugi, Elaine Lawson, Adelina Mensah, Chipo Mubaya, Felix Olorunfemi, Alexander Paterson, Debay Tadesse, Raheem Usman, and Ruben Zondervan. Earth System Governance in Africa: knowledge and capacity needs. Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability, 14: 198–205. 2015


Dr. Paul Anderson, University of Warwick, United Kingdom
Prof. Steinar Andresen, Fridtjof Nansen Institute, Norway
Fabiana Barbi, University of Campinas, Brazil
Dona Barirani, Utrecht University, The Netherlands
Michele Battle-Fisher, Ronin Institute, United States of America
Carola Betzold, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
Gregory Borne, Plymouth University, United Kingdom
Dr. Tim Cadman, Griffith University, Australia
Prof. Ken Conca, American University, United States of America
Kirstin I. Conti, International Groundwater Resource Assessment Centre (IGRAC) & University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands