Pamela Martin


International Rights of Nature Tribunal

Pamela Martin is a Professor of Political Science and the HTC Distinguished Honors Fellow at Coastal Carolina University in Conway, South Carolina, where she teaches courses in International Relations, Environmental Politics, Sustainability and Coastal Resilience. Martin is also the Executive Director of the RISE Center, a United Nations University Regional Centre of Expertise on Education for Sustainable Development. She has published numerous articles and books on global environmental policy, energy, and sustainable development. Her book co-authored with Craig Kauffman by MIT Press entitled, The Politics of Rights of Nature: Strategies for Building a More Sustainable Future, examines new policies and tools for sustainable development based on Rights of Nature approaches within communities. Martin works with organizations and communities to build sustainability and resilience plans toward measurable progress.