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While having limited (paid) working experience

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Being an environmentalist — or even just trying to be eco-friendly— is hard enough in itself. But have you ever wondered what it is like to be an environmentalist who tries to find a job in any field and suffers from eco-anxiety, too?

Well, let me tell you about my…

An imaginary story that articulates a real, serious, modern problem that has social, environmental, and economic impacts.

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Let’s just pretend for a few minutes that Global South and Global North are people, and let’s say they are estranged siblings living in the same house-Planet Earth-without much of a choice.

Global South (GS): I am sick and tired of watching you throw away food every night while I…

A novel social movement that is still in its emergence

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The support of economic growth relies on energy to a great extent. Energy plays a significant role in enhancing people’s standard of living (1).

Today, energy governance, both at a global and national level, face a variety of challenges. Climate change, public health, and water quality are some of these…

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