[Not offered in 2022]
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This subject introduces students to the theory and practice of environmental policy and places these into the broader context of international environmental governance. Topics taught in the subject include: design and implementation of environmental policy; evolution of contemporary environmental governance; international environmental agreements; collaborative governance, and science-based policymaking. Case studies are used to demonstrate the practical implementation of environmental policy initiatives. Students are encouraged to pursue their specific topic interests and to develop facilitation and negotiation skills through a mock Conference of the Parties exercise.
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