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London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London (LSE)

, UK

http://www2.lse.ac.uk/home.aspx

BSc Environment & Development

Specialzation:

Department:
Department of Geography and Environment
Degree Type:
Bachelors
Website:
http://www2.lse.ac.uk/geographyAndEnvironment/Study%20Here/undergraduateProgrammes/BScEnvironmentAndDevelopment.aspx
Language:
English
Description:

This degree offers an inter-disciplinary social science approach to environmental matters and development. It is increasingly recognised that environmental problems cannot be divorced from challenges to human well-being and development. Understanding and addressing issues such as human-induced climate change and global biodiversity depletion must take into account the uneven production and distribution of ecological and social harm.

Keywords:
sustainability,environment,development,climate change,global biodiversity

BSc Environmental Policy with Economics

Specialzation:

Department:
Department of Geography and Environment
Degree Type:
Bachelors
Website:
http://www2.lse.ac.uk/geographyAndEnvironment/Study%20Here/undergraduateProgrammes/BScEnvironmentalPolicyWithEconomics.aspx
Language:
English
Description:

This degree enables students to benefit from the excellent reputation of the School within the field of economics while, at the same time, instructing them in the application of economic knowledge and skills in environmental decision-making. Understanding the interaction of economic and environmental processes is critical for the effective design of environmental policies, and students learn both about conceptual and applied aspects of economy-environment linkages.

Keywords:
sustainability,environmental policy,environmental governance,environmental economics

BSc Geography with Economics

Specialzation:

Department:
Department of Geography and Environment
Degree Type:
Bachelors
Website:
http://www2.lse.ac.uk/geographyAndEnvironment/Study%20Here/undergraduateProgrammes/BScGeographyWithEconomics.aspx
Language:
English
Description:

This degree is designed for students who wish to further their knowledge in the fields of Geography and Economics with a special focus on the different ways in which space, environment, and economics interact in our society. The program takes advantage of both the challenging and highly regarded training in economics available at the LSE and the cutting-edge expertise in human and economic geography, urban planning, environmental economics and regional development available at the Geography and Environment Department.

Keywords:
sustainability,geography,economics,space,environment,economics

MPhil/Phd Environmental Policy and Development

Specialzation:

Department:
Department of Geography and Environment
Degree Type:

Website:
http://www2.lse.ac.uk/study/graduate/researchProgrammes2012/mPhil_Phd_EnvironmentalPolicyAndDevelopment.aspx
Language:
English
Description:

Department of Geography and Environment academics are at the forefront of scholarly and policy debates concerned with the formulation and implementation of governance mechanisms addressing the challenges of environmental sustainability and development.

Keywords:
sustainability,development,environment

MSc Environment and Development

Specialzation:

Department:
Department of Geography and Environment
Degree Type:
Masters
Website:
http://www2.lse.ac.uk/geographyAndEnvironment/Study%20Here/graduateProgrammes/ED/MScEnvironmentAndDevelopment.aspx
Language:
English
Description:

The field of environment and development has become increasingly important both in terms of theory and policy. It is widely recognised that a multi-disciplinary approach towards these important topics is needed. This one-year MSc programme (two years for part-time students) will enable participants to acquire the necessary training to work in the field of environment and development.

Keywords:
sustainability,environment,development

The International Sustainable Campus Network

Website:
http://www.international-sustainable-campus-network.org/
Area / Region:
Global 
Description:

The International Sustainable Campus Network (ISCN) provides a global forum to support leading colleges, universities, and corporate campuses in the exchange of information, ideas, and best practices for achieving sustainable campus operations and integrating sustainability in research and teaching.The ISCN is an initiative which is graciously supported and directed by ?cole Polytechnique F?d?rale de Lausanne (EPFL) and The Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich (ETH Zurich).  

Activities:
The mission of the International Sustainable Campus Network (ISCN) is to provide a global forum to support leading colleges, universities, and corporate campuses in the exchange of information, ideas, and best practices for achieving sustainable campus operations and integrating sustainability in research and teaching. 
Members:

Brown University, Ca' Foscari University of Venice, Carnegie Mellon University, Chatham University, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, Georgetown University, Harvard University, Indian Institutes of Technology, Madras, INSEAD The Business School for the World, Johns Hopkins University, Keio University, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, London School of Economics and Political Science, University of London, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education, National University of Singapore, Peking University, Politecnico di Milano, Pontifical Catholic University of Peru, Stanford University, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, University of British Columbia, University of Tokyo, Tsinghua University, Universidad Internacional del Ecuador, University of Cape Town, University of Gothenburg, Sweden, University of Hong Kong, , University of Melbourne, University of Oregon, University of Pennsylvania, University of Western Australia, Yale University 



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