Applications will be accepted until March 31.
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The training will review pressing issues related to agricultural investments and introduce practical skills.
Investment projects often promise to reduce poverty, but they can have the opposite effect. To improve outcomes, communities need more support and information.
A variety of internships are available, with applications due on September 15. Remote work may be possible.
Provisions that allow investors to sue countries are being used to undermine climate goals. The latest example: A $15 billion lawsuit from the Keystone XL energy company.
The center is looking for bilingual students to translate documents from English to French and vice versa.
The outdated treaty is an obstacle to addressing climate change. A legal expert weighs the pros and cons of several pathways around it.
The Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment’s annual training session will be held online in June 2021.
Despite certification initiatives having the objective of sustainability, sugar plantations from Cameroon to Cambodia continue to ignite controversy and conflict.
Internships are available in the center’s three core areas of research: sustainable investments in extractive industries, land and agriculture, and investment law and policy.