Summer School: “Global Environmental Politics: Adaptation vs. Mitigation”, 1-8 July 2017 (Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia)

Summer School Academia Aestiva Internationalis: “Global Environmental Politics: Adaptation vs. Mitigation”, 1–8 July 2017 at the Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia

The Academia Aestiva Internationalis will highlight a number of most pressing topics regarding environmental policies, ranging from the most salient issues, legal perspectives, United Nations endeavours, pollution, and renewable energy to economic perspectives, and human rights. It will furthermore present environmental dimension of 2030 development agenda, and reflect on pollution and waste-management. Faced with complex multi-sectoral crises, the summer school will focus on deconstruction of environmental problems to the pure essence of theirs.

The attendees will be immersed into interactive lectures, participate in workshops, and lively debates, all of which will be conducted by professionals and experts with many references, and rich expertise in their respective fields of work and research. There is a possibility of earning 4 ECTS for participating in the Academia Aestiva Internationalis summer course.

There is no participation fee for Academia Aestiva Internationalis and the organisers will provide accommodation co-financing for foreigners, coffee breaks, and free transportation around Ljubljana.

Students, young volunteers, and activists are kindly invited to apply. The deadline for applications is 1 June 2017; the number of participants is limited.

Additional information can be found here.