Yale Center for Environmental Law and Policy
Recent posts from the Center's blog.
Events: Diversifying Climate Leadership: Private Sector Engagement in Climate Change Mitigation
Room TBD, Evans Hall | 165 Whitney Avenue, New Haven, CT
Events: Agriculture and Climate: The Forgotten ‘Wedge'
Room 129, Yale Law School | 127 Wall Street, New Haven, CT
Blog: A Post-Communist Landscape: Mother Latvia and her Sustainable Countryside
In this guest post Avana Andrade, a second-year MEM candidate at the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental studies, writes about her summer in Latvia working for the Baltic Environmental Forum (BEF) on its grasslands restoration project, VivaGrass.
Events: Visualising the Good Earth: Using GIS systems to measure the financial and environmental performance of agriculture
Allison Classroom 2210, Evans Hall | 165 Whitney, New Haven, CT
Events: George Marshall: Communicating Beyond Your Constituency
Room 127, Yale Law School | 127 Wall Street, New Haven
News: Al-Omair lauds Kuwait's leap on '14 Environment Index
Minister of Oil and State Minister for National Assembly Affairs Dr. Ali Al-Omair on Monday commended the significant improvement Kuwait had achieved on the 2014 Environmental Performance Index (EPI), moving up from rank 126 to 42, among total 178 countries.
News: Why It's Already Legal for Obama to Take On Climate Change Without Congress
News broke Wednesday that the Obama administration may propose a “politically binding” climate agreement at upcoming United Nations talks that would bypass the U.S. Senate, where the climate accord negotiated in Kyoto in 1997 famously went to die. The outcry among conservative members of Congress was immediate. House science committee Chairman Lamar Smith (R-TX) called it evidence that Obama “is willing to ignore the rule of law to get what he wants."