During the April AGM we planned to provide an update to all members regarding the past year and the plans for the future, in order to ensure accountability. Here is a brief summary of our latest and upcoming activity. Report on Last Year After taking over from the previous convenors (and with much thanks to… Continue reading AGM Update
With the recent outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, our world as we know it has come to a standstill. This is uncharted territory for us all, one that we can only navigate together. We hope that you all are keeping safe and well during these challenging times. With the cancellation of the PSA Conference we… Continue reading COVID-19 Update
We are thrilled to announce that there will be 10 PSA Environment and environment-themed panels and a total of 34 papers at the 2020 PSA annual international conference from April 6th - 8th in Edinburgh. See below for the breadth of exciting topics being covered by our environmental politics colleagues! Monday, April 6th 9:00 –… Continue reading PSA Environment Panels and Papers Announced for PSA 2020 Conference!
If you would like to submit a workshop/paper proposal for one of the above panel themes, please email us (firstname.lastname@example.org) with your information and a short abstract! Lunch as well as coffee and snacks will be provided, and limited funding for covering travel costs is available. PSA Environment Conference Panels With just under 2… Continue reading PSA Environment 2019 Workshop:
We invite submissions to a Special Issue entitled: Climate Policy in Fragmented Political Environments—Transformative Governance Interactions at Multiple Levels. Climate policy is a problem of collective action par excellence. As such, questions abound over at which governance level it is best to take action for climate mitigation, and how climate change adaptation at the local level… Continue reading Call for Papers: Climate Policy
We are thrilled to announce that we have had 4 panels accepted for the PSA Annual Conference in Nottingham next year. Details of the panels are included below. Congratulations to all the authors! We will announce the times and locations of the panels when they are confirmed closer to the conference date. Registration for the… Continue reading Conference Panels Announced!
Are you interested in labour movements and environmentalism? One of our members is looking for paper submissions for a potential PSA Conference panel on the theme of labour-environmentalism. Further details on the proposed panel are below. If you are interested in submitting a paper for this panel, please contact Ewan Kerr at ewan.kerr [at] gcu… Continue reading Panel on Labour-Environmentalism
Important announcements below! ECR Bursaries Following on from our announcement of our upcoming event on The Future We Want: Shaping Environmental Politics (see here for more details, and you can register for the event here), we are pleased to offer 3x £100 ECR bursaries to help early career researchers attend the event. Please get in touch with us at psa.environment [at] gmail… Continue reading ECR Bursaries & Conference Submissions
We are excited to announce our next PSA Environment event will take place on Friday 26th October in London! Co-hosted by the Green House Think Tank, we are hosting a networking event for policymakers, academics and environmental NGOs to discuss environmental policy-making in a shifting political landscape. The event will include: A keynote speech from Amelia Womack, Deputy… Continue reading The Future We Want: Shaping Environmental Politics
We are looking for an environmentally-focused think-tank to partner with us in hosting an ambitious and outward-facing workshop that brings academics into dialogue with policy-makers, political influencers, and NGOs to discuss the way in which environmental issues are framed and policies decided within the changing UK political landscape. The role of the think tank would be primarily… Continue reading Environmental Think Tank Wanted!