Climate Change and Human Rights: A Few Caveats

“Those who have contributed the least to global warming will end up paying the steepest prices”

Peter Stoett
Peter Stoett is a political science professor at Concordia University and director of the Loyola Sustainability Research Centre. Prior to joining Concordia in 1998, he taught at the University of British Columbia, Simon Fraser University, the University of Guelph, and the University of Waterloo. Peter has written, co-written, and co-edited over ten books and over fifty peer-reviewed articles, book chapters, and papers, and he has conducted research in Europe, Africa, Central America, and Asia. From April to July 2013, he taught at the International Institute of Social Studies at The Hague, and from January to June 2012, he was the Fulbright Visiting Research Chair in Canada-U.S. Relations at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, where he studied transborder environmental relations. He is a senior research fellow with the Earth Systems Governance Project, a member of the Canadian Association of the Club of Rome, and an expert member of the Commission on Education and Communication, which is affiliated with the International Union for Conservation of Nature.