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4 March 2019
The Climate Change Institute seeks to contribute to climate change solutions through innovative, interdisciplinary approaches to research and teaching, drawing on the wealth of...
4 March 2019
Work with outstanding researchers to build and strengthen organisational capacity for knowledge exchange within the Climate Change Institute and ANU on climate issues...
19 February 2019
During a three day workshop held at ANU recently, experts from a broad range of backgrounds discussed the future of the electricity system. The following statement has been...
11 February 2019
Climate change threatens disasters that are larger and more complex than ever before. Australia needs to be better prepared to tackle these, Anthony Bergin writes. According to...
ANU Climate Update 2019
8 February 2019
In this 1.5 minute video, ANU experts discuss how our climate changed in 2018 and the economic implications of climate change at the ANU Climate Update 2019.  Featuring...
8 February 2019
Securing the health of the planet, as well as ourselves, demands a global transformation, Cherry Zheng writes.  Despite almost three decades of policy recommendations,...
27 January 2019
The following press release was released by the Lancet on 27 January 2019. Leaders must take a hard line against powerful commercial interests and rethink global economic...
17 December 2018
During a recent episode of the ABC's Q&A program, former Liberal minister Amanda Vanstone claimed "emissions are coming down" in Australia.  ...
15 December 2018
The COP 24 Climate talks in Poland are in their final marathon session today. The United Nations COP conferences are the annual process that determines what collective action...
We can’t know the future cost of climate change
13 December 2018
As delegates at the UN climate summit in Katowice, Poland, discuss the possibility of restraining global warming to 1.5℃, it might sound like a reasonable question to ask how...
11 December 2018
As President Macron caved into the yellow vest fuel tax protests, President Trump was triumphant. The French humiliation showed people rejected the sort of carbon taxes...
6 December 2018
Climate leadership in Australia means acknowledging the risks of global warming and preparing the economy now for when the international community eventually takes action, Warwick...
ANU climate change experts on UNFCCC COP24
29 November 2018
The 24th Conference of the Parties (COP) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change will be held in Katowice, Poland officially opening on 3 December 2018...
26 November 2018
The Labor party’s energy policy platform, released last week, is politically clever and would likely be effective. It includes plans to underwrite renewable energy and...
Professor Xuemei Bai has won 2018 Volvo Environment Prize.  Photo:  Lannon Harley
30 October 2018
    The Australian National University's Professor Xuemei Bai has been awarded this year's Volvo Environment Prize for her pioneering work on urbanisation...
SR15 image
25 October 2018
On October 8th, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change published their Report on Global Warming of 1.5oC.   The findings have enormous implications for our...
Drought in Wagga. Image:  Flickr John Schilling
24 October 2018
With drought ravaging Australia’s eastern states, much attention has been given to the need to provide short-term solutions through drought relief. But long-term resilience...
Attitudes to climate change across Australian population
11 October 2018
  Three new studies show that Australians are growing increasingly concerned about climate change, with almost eight out of ten Australians accepting the scientific...
Dried up lake Image Credit: Tim J Keegan, Flickr
11 October 2018
A population health scientist from The Australian National University (ANU) warns that the current drought affecting parts of Australia could lead to a spike in gastro cases...
Heavy smoke haze over Sydney from Dover Heights.CREDIT:BROOK MITCHELL
11 October 2018
This article by John Hewson was originally published by The Sydney Morning Herald. The Wentworth byelection offers a unique opportunity for the electorate to send a clear...

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