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Experts Assess the President’s Climate Plan

Experts Assess the President’s Climate Plan

August 3, 2015

On August 3, 2015, President Barack Obama and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced the Clean Power Plan, a federal plan aimed at reducing carbon emissions from power plants by 32 percent from 2005 levels by 2030. Here, Harvard Law faculty and policy experts offer some initial assessments of the plan’s anticipated benefits and potential […]

Berkman’s Internet Monitor project to release new online data platform this fall

July 31, 2015
Berkman’s Internet Monitor project to release new online data platform this fall

This fall, the Internet Monitor project at the Berkman Center for Internet and Society plans to release a new online data platform for displaying the data it has been collecting since 2014 about online content, controls, and activity around the world.

Minow, Whiting and True-Frost publish volume of essays on ‘First Global Prosecutor’ Luis Moreno Ocampo

July 29, 2015
Minow, Whiting and True-Frost publish volume of essays on ‘First Global Prosecutor’ Luis Moreno Ocampo

Harvard Law School Dean Martha Minow, HLS Professor Alex Whiting and Syracuse University College of Law Assistant Professor Cora True-Frost have published a volume of essays that examine the role and the legacy of the first prosecutor for the International Criminal Court (ICC), Luis Moreno Ocampo.

Berkman initiative spotlights lessons from the Ebola outbreak

July 16, 2015
Berkman initiative spotlights lessons from the Ebola outbreak

Global Access in Action (GAiA), an initiative of the Berkman Center for Internet and Society at Harvard, hosted a workshop on July 10 to explore lessons from the recent Ebola outbreak for improving future preparedness for public health crises.

Berkman study finds public broadband can succeed

July 10, 2015
Berkman study finds public broadband can succeed

A new report by the Berkman Center for Internet and Society at Harvard University, "Holyoke: A Massachusetts Municipal Light Plant Seizes Internet Access Business Opportunities," documents the success of a municipally-owned electric utility in providing Internet access services.