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Academic Publications

Journal Articles

Falzon, Danielle. 2021. “The Ideal Delegation: How Institutional Privilege Silences ‘Developing’ Nations in the UN Climate Negotiations.Social Problems, August, spab040.

Falzon, Danielle. 2021. “Expertise and Exclusivity in Adaptation Decision-Making.” Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability 51 (August): 95–100.

Roberts, J. Timmons, Romain Weikmans, Stacy-ann Robinson, David Ciplet, Mizan Khan, and Danielle Falzon. 2021. “Rebooting a Failed Promise of Climate Finance.” Nature Climate Change, February.

Falzon, Danielle, Alex Press, Samuel Maron, Robert Wengronowitz, Benjamin Levy, Jeffrey Juris. 2018. “To Change Everything We Need Everyone: Recursivity in the People’s Climate March.” Interface: a journal for and about social movements 10(1-2):92-116.

Senier, Laura, Michael Shields, Rachael Lee, Lauren Nicoll, Danielle Falzon, Elyssa Wiecek. 2015. “Community-Based Family Health History Education: The Role of State Health Agencies in Engaging Medically Underserved Populations in Understanding Genomics and Risk of Chronic Disease.” Healthcare 3(4):995–1017.

Book Chapters

Hossain, Fahad, Danielle Falzon, Feisal Rahman, and Saleemul Huq. Forthcoming. “Towards Climate Justice: Making the Polluters Pay for Loss and Damage.” In Climate Justice and Feasibility. Eds. Sarah Kenehan and Corey Katz.

Falzon, Danielle and Pinar Batur. 2018. “Lost and Damaged: Environmental Racism, Climate Justice, and Conflict in the Pacific.” Pp. 401–12 in Handbook of the Sociology of Racial and Ethnic Relations, Handbooks of Sociology and Social Research. Springer, Cham.

Under Review

Danielle Falzon, Ike Uri, David Ciplet, Stacy-ann Robinson, Romain Weikmans, Mizan Khan, J. Timmons Roberts. “The unequal geographies of climate finance: climate injustice and dependency in the world system” Political Geography special issue on Climate Justice.

Roberts, J. Timmons, Romain Weikmans, Stacy-ann Robinson, Danielle Falzon, and Caroline Jones. “Should vulnerability indicators decide the allocation of adaptation finance? Perspectives from Kyoto to Paris.” Climate and Development.

In Preparation

Falzon, Danielle. “Legitimately Paralyzed: How Fairness and Flexibility in the UN Climate Negotiations Have Doomed Them from the Start”

Falzon, Danielle. “The Business of Adaptation in Bangladesh”

Gupta, Tanaya Dutta and Danielle Falzon. “Towards a Common Ground: NGO approaches to (im)mobility and climate adaptation in the Bengal Delta”

Falzon, Danielle and Laura Bahlman. “Confronted by crisis: sustainability, adaptive livelihoods, and Covid-19.”


Falzon, Danielle. 2018. “Film Review: Divest! The Climate Movement on Tour.” Teaching Sociology 46(4):380–82.

Public Sociology

Policy publications

Williams, Casey, Danielle Falzon, and Saleemul Huq. 2018. Mobilizing Knowledge to Enhance Adaptive Capacity. Policy Brief. International Centre for Climate Change and Development.

AdaptationWatch. 2017. Toward Implementation: The 2017 AdaptationWatch Report. Eds. Kevin M. Adams and Danielle Falzon. White Paper. Available online at:

AdaptationWatch. 2016. Towards Transparency: The 2016 Adaptation Finance Gap Report. Available online at: [Editing and authorship on multiple chapters.]

Newspaper Articles and Blogs

Falzon, Danielle. 2021. “In Locally-Led Adaptation, ‘locality’ and ‘leadership’ remain unclear.” Dhaka Tribune, February 28, 2021, sec. Climate Change.

Falzon, Danielle. 2020. “After nearly three decades of climate talks the future remains uncertain.” Dhaka Tribune.

Falzon, Danielle and Tasfia Tasnim. 2020. “Shifting adaptation towards naturebased
solutions.” Dhaka Tribune.

Falzon, Danielle. 2019. “It’s time for the UN climate negotiations to start taking climate change seriously.” Dhaka Tribune.

Falzon, Danielle. 2019. “‘There’s still a disjuncture between climate change discussions at the global level and how it’s impinging on the national level’: A conversation with Dr. Naveeda Khan.” Dhaka Tribune.

Falzon, Danielle. 2018. “System Change, Not Climate Change.” Dhaka Tribune, December 30, 2018.

Falzon, Danielle. 2018. “Escaping from Dystopia.” Dhaka Tribune.

Falzon, Danielle. 2018. “Bangladesh Research Network Builds Climate Knowledge and Resilience.” Get Resilient.

Falzon, Danielle. 2017. “Transformative Adaptation in Bangladesh.” Dhaka Tribune.