Undergraduate Department of Government and Public Administration - CUHK

Class Code: GPAD3360
Academic Year: 2019 - 2020
Title: Global Environmental Politics

Professor Glenn Landes SHIVE

Period: We 03:30PM - 06:15PM
Location: UCC_C2

Upon entering the 21st century, the environment is becoming one of the most pressing issues for the world. This course is designed to introduce global environmental politics to student from different angles: (1) main global environmental issues, e.g., climate change, waste trade, biodiversity conservation; (2) global environmental governance and main international environmental organizations, e.g., UNEP, World Commission on Dams; (3) political theoretical reflections inspired by global environmental politics.