Episode 2.14: Global Cities, Environmental Politics, and Low Carbon Transition

Adam

Just over a decade ago, the world’s urban population surpassed its rural population in a trend of urbanization that is expected to continue for decades to come. This trend has raised some interesting questions with respect to how cities can …

Episode 2.14: Global Cities, Environmental Politics, and Low Carbon Transition

Episode 2.14: Global Cities, Environmental Politics, and Low Carbon Transition Just over a decade ago, the world’s urban population surpassed its rural population in a trend of urbanization that is expected to continue for decades to come. This trend has …

Episode 2.12: Metaphors for Climate Governance

Episode 2.12: Metaphors for Climate Governance In this episode, which is a re-broadcast of an episode from Season 1, we speak with Steven Bernstein, Distinguished Professor of Global Environmental and Sustainability Governance, University of Toronto, and Matthew Hoffmann, Professor of …

Episode 2.11: Growth, Degrowth, Agrowth

Adam

What is the relationship between economic growth and the environment? What is ‘green growth’ and why does the degrowth movement oppose it? And what does it mean to be agnostic about growth in the context of sustainability? In this episode …

Episode 2.11: Growth, Degrowth, Agrowth

Episode 2.11: Growth, Degrowth, Agrowth What is the relationship between economic growth and the environment? What is ‘green growth’ and why does the degrowth movement oppose it? And what does it mean to be agnostic about growth in the context …

Episode 2.4: Eco-colonialism and Environmental Justice in the Global South

Adam

In this episode, we explore the theme of wildlife conservation and the tensions that exist between how people in the global north tend to view these issues versus how they are perceived and experienced by the rural people who live …

Episode 2.4: Eco-colonialism and Environmental Justice in the Global South

Episode 2.4: Eco-colonialism and Environmental Justice in the Global South In this episode, we explore the theme of wildlife conservation and the tensions that exist between how people in the global north tend to view these issues versus how they …

Episode 1.10: Treaty Relations and Environmental Politics in Canada

Adam

Reflecting on the history and relationships that underpin two documentary films they made together, Dr. Sherry Pictou and Dr. Martha Stiegman discuss how the Mi’kmaq work to assert treaty rights over their land and fisheries in the face of colonialism …

Episode 1.10: Treaty Relations and Environmental Politics in Canada

Episode 10: Treaty Relations and Environmental Politics in Canada What does it mean to be a treaty partner in Canada today? In this episode we speak with Dr. Sherry Pictou and Dr. Martha Stiegman about two documentary films they created …

Episode 1.9: Ecofeminism and Queer Ecology

Adam

Dr. Catriona Sandilands and Dr. Sherilyn McGregor share with us the ways in which ecofeminism, and queer ecology, serve to diversify and deepen how we look at the policies and day-to-day practices of environmental politics.