International Environmental Policy

Select 1 of the following global environmental issues:

  • Desertification through Agriculture
  • Ocean Overfishing
  • Ecosystem Destruction from Resource Extraction
  • Ozone layer depletion
  • Global climate change
  • Transboundary air pollution

Write a 1,250- to 1,750-word paper in which you address the following:

  • Analyze the issue that you selected based on the fundamentals of environmental science that you have studied.
  • Identify different stakeholder perspectives on the issue domestically and internationally.
  • Compare and contrast potential solutions to the issue based on research of the issue. Include at least 2 peer-reviewed articles that relate to policy recommendations to address the issue.
  • Review existing and proposed domestic and international laws and policies on the issue and propose solutions that integrate the environmental science, cultural, ethical, political, and socio-economic aspects of the issue.
  • Provide support for policy recommendations to address the issue based on scientific evidence and reasoning.

Cite at least 4 references, including the 2 peer-reviewed articles.

Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.