Past events

6–7.30pm 10 August 2017
Contemporary scientific practice is much more diverse than it used to be and more change seems likely. Society has expectations of science and scientists but these expectations...
Bunda St re ACT climate mitigation & adaptation strategy
12.15–1.45pm 31 July 2017
Climate Café report (PDF, 2.24 MB) ACT Zero Emissions Blueprint (PDF, 3.07 MB) The ACT Government has set ambitious targets of reducing emissions by 40% from 1990 levels by...
6–7pm 27 July 2017
WATCH THE VIDEO OF THIS EVENT BY CLICKING THE IMAGE ABOVE ANU/THE CANBERRA TIMES MEET THE AUTHOR EVENT In association with School of Regulation and Global Governance (RegNet...
An ice core segment. Credit: NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center/Ludovic Brucker
4–5pm 20 July 2017
The 2017 Jaeger-Hales lecture will be given by Dr Valérie Masson-Delmotte. The Jaeger-Hales Lecture is a prestigious biennial event in the...
6–7.30pm 18 July 2017
PODCAST AND PRESENTATIONS ARE AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD BELOW: Listen to podcast Valerie Masson Delmotte climate change presentation (PDF, 3.16MB) Eelco Rohling presentation...
10.30am–12pm 29 June 2017
Over 100 Australian Indigenous ranger groups manage a significant proportion of Australia’s natural and cultural resources. Two Indigenous ranger groups in Australia’s...
Tin can lights designed by Niklavs Rubenis
12.15–1.45pm 26 June 2017
* PRESENTATION SLIDES AND SUMMARY AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE * As a society, we’re throwing things away at a staggering rate, causing serious...
6–7.50pm 22 June 2017
Bangladesh is often described as the most vulnerable country on the planet in the face of a changing climate. It's predicted to lose 17 percent of its land by the end of...
9am–5.10pm 22 June 2017
Strategic Insights from the EU and Australia - part of European Climate Diplomacy Week The seminar facilitated the exchange of best practices between Australian and European...
6.30–7.30pm 21 June 2017
Anna Krien will be in conversation with Will Steffen to discuss her new book, Quarterly Essay 66, The Long Goodbye: Coal, Coral and Australia's Climate Deadlock, ...
1.30–7.30pm 21 June 2017
1.30-4.15pm Symposium: ‘21st Century Regulation and Governance Challenges’ Let eminent scholars in the fields of regulation, governance and policy take you on a...
9am 19 June – 5pm 23 June 2017
The ARC Centre of Excellence for Climate System Science will host its  6th annual winter school on June 19-23, 2017 at the Climate Change Research Centre, UNSW. The 2017...
1–2pm 15 June 2017
The changing climate compounded with the growing population poses a food security challenge for Malawi. Adaptation to climate change in the water and...
3.15–5.15pm 7 June 2017
PNG was severely impacted by the 2015-16 El Niño drought and, at some very high altitude locations, a series of destructive frosts. The drought and frosts impacted many rural...
6–8pm 5 June 2017
The Paris Agreement: the role of cities, universities and NGO’s in achieving action on climate change With so many national governments still dragging their heels on...
Image from Flickr by Ed Dunens
12.30–1.30pm 30 May 2017
The Podcast from this event available here There is increasing interest (perhaps even hype) in transformational adaptation to climate change in agriculture, i.e. adaptation...
12.15–1.45pm 29 May 2017
PROFESSOR ROBERT COSTANZA'S PRESENTATION AND A SUMMARY OF THE DISCUSSION AT THIS EVENT ARE AVAILABLE TO DOWNLOAD BELOW: Presentation (PDF, 3.8MB) Report (PDF, 2.58MB)...
President Donald Trump signs climate executive order
6–7pm 24 May 2017
The White House has announced that the US will make a decision on whether to quit the Paris Climate Agreement in the near future. Currently Trump’s aides are...
5–7pm 18 May 2017
Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner is a Marshall Islander poet and spoken word artist. She received international acclaim through her inspirational poetry performance at the opening of the...
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6–7.30pm 16 May 2017
Low elevation, extreme floods and persistent droughts have left the Marshall Islands and its people at the mercy of rising sea levels and under threat of losing their homes....

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