There is no longer a single focus or locus of global climate action. In this talk, I discuss a way to conceive of the multilevel governance challenge and politics of decarbonization and an empirical strategy for exploring how a diverse range of decarbonization initiatives can catalyze transformation.
Regulatory scholars and others have long maintained that industry rule-making that is ‘responsive’ to the ‘practices and norms’ of all interested parties is beneficial. They argue it permits the state to mobilise the talents and knowledge of stakeholders.
Transitions from war to peace hold potential to transform gender relations. This lecture/seminar will critically examine how transitional justice mechanisms may contribute to the building of a gender-just peace in societies emerging from violent conflicts.
The three pillars in conflict reconstruction are Disarmament, Demobilization and Reintegration (DDR). This project critically examines the current approaches to evaluating the reintegration of children affected by armed conflict. These tend to be technocratic, psychological, or individualistic in emphasis. This contrasts with the growing recognition, within the literature, of the central role of approval and acceptance at the local level.