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IPCC Climate Change & Land
8 August 2019
A new report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change shows how unprecedented land exploitation, including farming and forestry, is contributing to climate change, says...
Mark Howden Cris Brack
3 July 2019
The ACT Government has appointed two ANU researchers as new members of the ACT Climate Change Council.   Prof Mark Howden, Director of ANU Climate Change...
Dr Paul Tregoning and Rebecca McGirr from the ANU Research School of Earth Science
14 June 2019
        Data from new satellites reveal the alarming extent of the recent drought in Australia and confirms a significant loss of ice in Antarctica...
Study finds link between climate and childhood gastro
24 May 2019
Extreme weather is linked to childhood gastro and better protections are needed, a new global study from The Australian National University (ANU) has found.   The...
Dr Steven Crimp, ANU Climate Change Institute
9 May 2019
Dr Steven Crimp,  Research Fellow with the ANU Climate Change Institute, has been appointed by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) to its Task Group on Data...
Dr Bec Colvin (left) and Dr Ruth O'Connor (right)
7 May 2019
We're delighted to announce the appointment of Dr Ruth O'Connor as the new Knowledge Exchange Specialist with the ANU Climate Change Institute (CCI).    Ruth...
Experts comment on climate policy
2 May 2019
With climate change policy again on the agenda in the Federal Election campaign, read on for expert commentary about climate change and its implications for Australia....
Prof Xuemei Bai also won the prestigious Volvo Environment Prize in 2018.
21 March 2019
Congratulations to Prof Xuemei Bai, of the Fenner School of Environment & Society, who has been named one of the world's 100 most influential people in climate...
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...

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