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Michele Betsill

University of Copenhagen

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Michele Betsill is a Professor of Global Environmental Politics. As a scholar of global environmental governance, her research contributes to understanding the role of non-state and sub-national actors and transnational forms of governance related to issues such as climate change, marine conservation, and natural resource extraction. She is a founding member of the Earth System Governance research alliance and is currently associate editor of Earth System Governance.

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Focus areas of expertise

Climate policy and politics Net Zero Climate Justice Social movements

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