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Dr. Peter Doran in conversation with Philip Clayton

Dr. Peter Doran is a lecturer in law at the School of Law at Queens University in Belfast, Northern Ireland, and a senior editor/writer with the International Institute for Sustainable Development’s reporting services at the United Nations. He is a former journalist and continues to blog occasionally as well as produce academic publications, the most recent of which

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Dr. Joerg Mayer-Ries in conversation with Philip Clayton

Dr. Joerg Mayer-Ries has been working as Lecturer for Political Economy at University of Oldenburg, as Director of Studies at a Lutheran Academy, and as Senior Consultant in the private sector. Since 2007, he has been Head of Division in the Department for Fundamental Aspects of Environmental Policy at the Federal Ministry for Environment, Nature Conservation, Building

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Journey of the Universe

Welcome to the Journey of the Universe…An Epic Story of Cosmic, Earth, and Human Transformation The Journey of the Universe Film, Book, & Conversations are a collaboration of evolutionary philosopher Brian Thomas Swimme and historian of religions Mary Evelyn Tucker. They weave a tapestry that draws together scientific discoveries in astronomy, geology, and biology with humanistic insights concerning the

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Green Transition Toward Ecological Civilization: A Korea-US Dialogue

Green Transition Toward Ecological Civilization: A Korea-US Dialogue November 7-9, 2017 Claremont Graduate University Claremont, California, USA 한국어 번역 Online Program Booklet Our world is facing an unprecedented threat. If we have any hope of averting the predicted consequences of the climate crisis, we need radical change and we need it now. Making minor adjustments that maintain

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James Thornton in conversation with Philip Clayton

James Thornton is the founding CEO of ClientEarth. He is an environmental lawyer and social entrepreneur. A member of the bars of New York, California and the Supreme Court of the United States, and a solicitor of England and Wales, he moved from a Wall Street law practice to found the Citizens’ Enforcement Project at the

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The Sustainable Development Goals and Laudato si’

The Sustainable Development Goals and Laudato si’: varieties of Post-Development? by Wolfgang Sachs Abstract “Comparing the Agenda 2030 of the United Nations and the Laudato si’ by the Pope, both authored in 2015, one point stands out: the Development enthusiasm of the twentieth century is gone. In its place, we are now dealing with the demise of expansive modernity.

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