Borderlands

UVM's Department of African Studies and Department of Anthropology are proud to present this lecture by Professor Gregor Dobler of the Department of Anthropology, University of Freiburg, Germany, "Control and Corruption in Border Towns in Africa: the Oshikango  Experience".  For...

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Transcending Boundaries is the first in a series of documentaries exploring transboundary issues in and around International Peace Parks through various stakeholder perspectives.

This episode takes us to Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park on the border of Montana, United States and...

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Leveraging our location at an academic institution, IEDS is developing a series of learning modules on environmental diplomacy and security which can be used for academic credit towards a degree or for professional training. Our approach combines field education with online learning and short...

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Through a 16-day accredited academic expedition led by IEDS Fellows Anna Grichting and J.Todd Walters, we are providing a unique learning...

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IEDS doctoral scholar Kim McRae is conducting this study following a memorandum of understanding between the St. Regis Mohawk tribe and UVM. The Mohawk Nation is a transnational Native American community that has been exposed to significant levels of environmental toxins called polychlorinated...

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IEDS fellow, Pamela Griffin is developing a detailed inventory of all Ramsar Convention wetland sites which cross jurisdictional boundaries. She will be prioritizing the wetlands in terms of their potential for instrumental use in conflict resolution. this project is also related to the IEDS...

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Since 1990, The International Tropical Timber Organization has been involved in several conservation projects, which broadly include the following ecoregions: Borneo rainforest (Indonesia, Malaysia); Central African rainforest (Gabon, Cameroon, Republic of Congo); Southeast Asian forest (...

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"Transboundary Protected Areas Cooperation in the East Carpathian and Carpathian Biosphere Reserves", (2008) presents research and recommendations intended to facilitate more effective transboundary cooperation, and...

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The Arctic Study project will examine the emerging dynamic in the Arctic among environmental, energy, and national security interests.  The Arctic region encompasses fragile and shifting ecosystems supporting numerous seasonal and year-round species of interest, and supporting these species...

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This is a video recording of a conference held at Tel Aviv University in January 2010 on the prospects for developing a peace park in the Golan Heights where IEDS director, Dr. Saleem Ali was the keynote speaker. It was the first time a public forum of this kind was held to promote an...

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