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Paris Knowledge Bridge


In December, countries are expected to adopt a new agreement on climate change that will ultimately replace the Kyoto Protocol. To learn more, watch these Paris Knowledge Bridge: Unpacking International Climate Governance videos produced by Jennifer Allan, UBC PhD Student and the IISD and derived from 60 interviews with heads of UN agencies, negotiators and civil society. Watch the videos on the IISD website.

Upcoming Events
Nobel laureate warns of Trans-Pacific Partnership dangers
Nobel laureate Joseph Stiglitz, who spoke at UBC last week as part of the Lind Initiative, is wo...
05 October 2015
Leading Cities Co-Creation Report
Learn more how local government can improve decision-making by actively engaging citizens, busin...
02 October 2015
A Discussion with Jeffrey Sachs, Director of The Earth Institute, Columbia University
Please note that this talk takes place at UBC's new Robert H Lee Alumni Centre.
23 Oct 2015 12:30 PM

Who owns the ocean? Equity and conservation in the global ocean commons
Everyone is welcome to this public seminar about the conservation and exploitation of global ocean resources led by Dr. Marjo Vierros, a Visting Fellow at t...
23 Oct 2015 1:00 PM

New Publications
New Research
Farming for Walmart: the politics of corporate control and responsibility in the global South
New research by Liu Scholar, Sara D. Elder, explores the role of corporate social responsibility...
8 July 2015

Contrasting futures for ocean and society from different anthropogenic CO2 emissions scenarios
New research, based on a study completed by the Oceans 2015 Initiative, examines how climate cha...
2 July 2015

A global assessment of the carbon cycle and temperature responses to major changes in future fire regime
New paper co-authored by Professor Navin Ramankutty: increased fire frequency may actually cool ...
31 August 2015

Effects of Community-Based Natural Resource Management on Household Welfare in Namibia
Assistant Professor, Hisham Zerriffi explores the development of a widespread community-based na...
20 May 2015

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