Prof. Marine Denis: the Geopolitics of Climate Change


What does it mean for a region such as South-East Asia to be simultaneously an agent and a victim of climate change? Or for a country like China to be recognised at once as one of the biggest polluters and one of the pioneers of environmental diplomacy? When large-scale international organisations can decide to survey… or to punish? The debate begins! This way to the “environmental galaxy”, where we find Marine Denis and her brilliant students...

Prof #46: Marine Denis, “Part climate change, part meaning” from Sciences Po on Vimeo.

Marine Denis is a PhD candidate in international public law at the Université Sorbonne Paris Cité and teaches at Sciences Po. Her research focuses on the construction of a legal protection framework for people who have been displaced by climate change. She is the spokesperson for and member of the executive board of the organisation Notre Affaire À Tous (Our Shared Responsibility). As a legal expert and advocacy officer, Marine works on the climate litigations brought forward by the organisation, and specifically on climate inequality. She is a member of the executive board of Comité 21

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