Conference: Earth System Governance Conference in Oaxaca, Mexico

The 2019 Earth System Governance (ESG) Conference in Oaxaca, Mexico was my first to attend the Earth System Governance conference, and I have to say the organizers raised a high bar. I enjoyed the culturally significant welcome reception, the beautiful historical venues for the parallel sessions, and the enriching discussion on sustainability and peace. Plus, I … Continue reading Conference: Earth System Governance Conference in Oaxaca, Mexico

Award: Australian Political Studies Association 2019 Pete Hay Early Career Researcher Prize

From 23-25 September 2019, I attended the annual Australian Political Studies Association held at Flinders University in Adelaida. I presented my working paper, titled "Peace in the Age of the Anthropocene," in which I argue that pursuing liberal peace can complement the actions needed for humanity to survive in the age of the Anthropocene. The paper … Continue reading Award: Australian Political Studies Association 2019 Pete Hay Early Career Researcher Prize

Conference: Restructuring the Architecture of International Peacebuilding

I was invited to present my working paper, "Reflexive Peacebuilding: Lessons from the Anthropocene Discourse," at a workshop/symposium, titled Restructuring the Architecture of International Peacebuilding in the Wake of Global Demographic Changes. The event was held at Waseda University from 12-13 September 2019 and attended by established scholars from within and outside of Japan, junior scholars, … Continue reading Conference: Restructuring the Architecture of International Peacebuilding

Conference: Our panel on the Anthropocene participated in the IPSA conference in Nagasaki

10-11 August 2019 | Nagasaki, Japan A day after the commemoration of the Nagasaki bombing, the Research Committee (44) of the International Political Science Association held a conference on Global Risk, Security and Ethnicity. My former colleagues from the United Nations University joined a panel I chaired on the Regional Perspectives on the Anthropocene. I … Continue reading Conference: Our panel on the Anthropocene participated in the IPSA conference in Nagasaki