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Boston University
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environmental history, environmental law, environmental policy, water history, water rights, water justice, sustainable development
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About Me

Elizabeth Hameeteman is a doctoral candidate in History at Boston University, where she focuses on sustainable development, environmental law and policy, and all things water. She holds a LL.B. from InHolland University of Applied Sciences in Rotterdam, a BA in American Studies from the University of Groningen, and a MA in American Studies from Utrecht University. Besides having experience as a legal officer at a municipality in the Netherlands, Elizabeth also worked on projects in fundraising, sustainability, and wider environmental issues at several non-profit organizations geared towards international development and advocacy in Brussels, Utrecht, Amsterdam, and Boston.

Elizabeth’s also the Executive Editor and Founder of Environmental History Now, an online platform that showcases the work and expertise of graduate students and early career scholars in environmental history who identify as women, trans and non binary people.

Recent Publications
Media Coverage
Country Focus
United States, transnational
Expertise by Geography
United States, Western Europe
Expertise by Chronology
20th century, 21st century
Expertise by Topic
Diplomacy, Environment, Government, Human Rights, Law, Politics