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E-mail: sisgrad@american.edu
Phone: 202-885-1646

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E-mail: gep@american.edu
Phone: 202-885-1683

For academic questions about the GEP or NRSD degree programs, contact Dr. Judith Shapiro:

E-mail: Shapiro@american.edu


Climate Change Policy & World Bank Safeguards Reform- Panel Discussion 

When: March 3, 2015, 6-9pm
Where: SIS Abramson Family Founders Room
Description: Join us for two panel discussions that will bring together the academic community, development practitioners, and community-based organizations to share information and exchange views on the latest developments in Climate Change Policies and the World Bank's Environmental and Social Safeguards policies. Participants will have the opportunity to submit questions during Q&A periods.
Event info and RSVP here.


Recent Events:

GEP/NRSD Alumni Conference 2015: Setting the Stage for Sustainability

When: Thursday, February 12, 2015 from 1:00 PM to 5:15 PM

This first ever GEP/NRSD alumni conference allowed us to take stock of our collective efforts, to reconnect with old friends and make new ones, and to examine the nature of effective environmental engagement.

To view a recording of the event, click here.


The Other CO2 Problem: Ocean Acidification and its Potential Impacts on Marine Species, Presented by Dr. Wil Burns , Scholar in Residence, School of International Service

When: Wednesday, January 28, 3:00 - 4:30 PM

See video below!


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