Events 2011

In 2011, the GEG Project has been involved in organizing the following:


Events on Global Environmental Governance Reform

World Leadership Conference 2011

11-15 July in Singapore. Organized by ECO Singapore and supported by the GEG Project.

International Environmental Governance: Grounding Policy Reform in Rigorous Analysis

26-28 June in Berne, Switzerland. Joint initiative with the Federal Office for the Environment of Switzerland and the World Trade Institute at the University of Berne.

Rio 2012: Ethiopia’s Input to the Sustainability Summit

24-25 May in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Co-organized with the Horn of Africa Regional Environment Centre/Network at Addis Ababa University, the Environmental Protection Authority of Ethiopia, Forum for Environment, and Ethiopian Wildlife and Natural History Society.

Events at the Center for Governance and Sustainability at UMass Boston

When GEG Project Director Professor Maria Ivanova joined the faculty of the University of Massachusetts Boston, one of her first  initiatives was to create a new Center for Governance and Sustainability in the Department of Conflict Resolution, Human Security, and Global Governance (CRHSGG), together with her colleague Professor Craig Murphy. The GEG Project is one of the flagship initiatives to be integrated into the Center along with a range of other research projects on development governance and sustainability.

The GEG Project Team has organized the following events at the Center for Governance and Sustainability in 2011:

3 November 2011: Trajectories to Sustainability: People, Planet and Prosperity

29 April 2011: Round Table Discussion with Environmental Protection Directors from Yunnan, China

28 March 2011: Inauguration of Center for Governance and Sustainability with Ambassador Lumumba Di-Aping