Global Master of Public Policy

New global trends in sustainability leadership

By Kevin Baron on Jun 8, 2017 11:04:25 AM

Photo by California Air Resources Board.

Not only is climate change an important multidisciplinary research area that intersects across all hard and social sciences, but environmental concerns are also increasingly critical for our survival as a species and this planet as a whole.  Local, state, and federal levels of government are all faced with the challenge of balancing environmental conservation, economic prosperity, and environmental justice through sustainable development.

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5 Essential Skills for Global Public Policy Leaders

By Anna Montgomery, MPA on Jul 15, 2016 7:30:00 AM

Public policy exists in the space where evidence-based practices and science intersect with socio-economic infrastructure, and the political will to affect change. Global leaders in public policy need to understand how these systems interact and influence one another. In order to achieve facility in public policy analysis, leaders embody and look for employees with certain skills.

Topics: Skills
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