The CIERP 2016 - 2017 team and students.

The CIERP team with graduating IERP students.

SE4All

CIERP volunteers at the SEWALL forum, NYC, 2017.

KSG U.S. China Innovation Dialogue

CIERP faculty engage with international policy makers at the highest levels.

SS4all

CIERP PhD candidate Rishi Bhandary with GCF, UNDP at the south-south learning session

Fletcher delegation at COP22 in Marrakech, Morocco

Fletcher students at COP22 in Marrakech, Morocco.

Laura Honduras

PhD student Laura Kuhl’s fieldwork took her to Ethiopia and Honduras.

Greta Bull

Greta Bull speaks in the first CIERP Seminar of Spring 2017.

RPM wins C3E

CIERP Research Fellow Rebecca Pearl-Martinez received the 2016 Advocacy Award from C3E.

Demi Lune 2

Better understanding the adoption of agricultural technologies.

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Christiana Figueres

CIERP features speakers like the UNFCCC's Christiana Figueres.

Daniel Reifsnyder

CIERP hosts Fletcher alumni to speak on climate change and the global response.

Zaheer Fakir WRI

CIERP hosts climate finance experts to speak to students of environment and resource policy.

CIERP Students

CIERP students are challenged to think about contemporary policy issues.

CIERP, The Fletcher School

CIERP develops innovative approaches to sustainable, environmentally responsible global development.

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CIERP partners with Professors of Practice to bring real-world knowledge into the classroom

CIERP partners with Professors of Practice to bring real-world knowledge into the classroom.

CIERP, The Fletcher School

The Center partners with various organizations to host conferences, speakers and networking opportunities.

Center News
New Publication

In advance of the Mission Innovation Ministerial

Discussion paper 14: Mission Innovation 2.0In advance of the second Mission Innovation Ministerial in Beijing, CIERP's Climate Policy Lab publishes a shortlist of recommendations for the next phase.

In the Media

WBUR - Boston's NPR news station

Here and Now logo imageProfessor Kelly Sims Gallagher discusses how the U.S. Election shifted international politics of climate change with Here & Now's Robin Young Robin Young

New Article

UNA-UK logoMihaela Papa's piece for the 2017 edition of SDG's: from promise to practice notes that  'the BRICS group is well positioned to reform development governance, to move beyond ideologies and produce policy innovation'. Read Can BRICS lead the way to sustainable development?

Climate Policy Lab

Climate Policy Lab logo

 The CPL website hosts information on current projects, publications, and the people involved.

In the Press

The Conversation LogoHow does the US President settle on his science policy? asks Kelly Sims Gallagher in The Conversation
New Appointments for Alumni

Christiana Pasca Palmer

Fletcher MALD and CIERP PhD Christiana Pasca Palmer, having been Romania's Minister of Environment, Water and Forests (2015-2016) is appointed Executive Secretary of the Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity at the U.N.
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Fletcher Updates

The next reading list — from Roxanne

  • With each of the utterly optional summer reading lists I’ve posted so far, another has emerged.  Last week, Roxanne (who wrote for the blog from 2012-14, while she was in the MALD program, and is now a PhD candidate) asked me if I would like an additional list, this time focused on writers who [...]

  • Human Rights study at Fletcher

  • Some weeks ago, a blog reader named Rumal asked me if I would pull together some information about offerings in Human Rights study at Fletcher.  I’m always happy to run with a good suggestion, but I knew it would require some research.  Fortunately for me, the Admissions Office front desk has received well-educated staffing from [...]

  • Summerfestive!

  • This evening, Fletcher will host Boston Summerfest, which means that at 5:30, the Hall of Flags will suddenly throw off its summer quiet and lively up.  It’ll be…Summerfestive!  Jointly with our colleagues from Columbia, Johns Hopkins, Georgetown, and Princeton, we’ll welcome Fletcher students, alumni of all our schools, and prospective students interested in international affairs [...]