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03
Mar
2020

Beyond tipping points: fire and the changing face of planet Earth »

6pm 3 March 2020

The scale and rate of global warming have been underestimated. In this public lecture, Dr Andrew Glikson discusses the migration of climate zones towards the poles and how this may lead to increased droughts and extensive fires in areas around the world, including Australia.

12
Feb
2020

ANU Climate Update 2020 »

2.45pm 12 February 2020

An overview of how our climate is changing and how we can respond to these changes in Australia and around the world

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21
Feb
2017

Looking beyond surviving to thriving: Oxfam’s emerging vision for a new economy for a challenging 21st century »

12.30pm 21 February 2017

Katherine will talk, from the perspective of an international anti-poverty organisation, about the systemic crisis facing our communities and our planet and how responses to date too often entail tweaking the current system and insufficiently building a new economic paradigm.

07
Feb
2017

Environmental policy analytics and support for environmental decision-making: an agenda for innovation »

9.30pm 7 February 2017

Developing effective environmental policy and management is challenging due to high levels of complexity, uncertainty and conflict inherent in these processes.

07
Feb
2017

Book Launch - Climate Change and the Health of Nations »

5pm 7 February 2017

You are invited to the launch of Tony McMichael’s last book, completed by Alistair Woodward and Cameron Muir, and published by Oxford University Press.

06
Feb
2017

Celebrate an inspirational climate scientist »

6pm 6 February 2017

In 2015 the scientific community lost an inspirational professor and a passionate and courageous defender of our planet, who was a mentor and friend to many.

03
Feb
2017

Achieving Indonesia’s Nationally Determined Contributions to climate change mitigation »

9.30am 3 February 2017

Indonesia has pledged to reduce its carbon emissions by 29 per cent in 2030. This looks ambitious, yet manageable since the Paris Agreement has been ratified and Indonesia is committed to realise its target through its political and technical efforts.

27
Jan
2017

The Sixth Mass Extinction - A Dark Entertainment »

8.30pm 27 January 2017

Experience the world premiere of The Sixth Mass Extinction – A Dark Entertainment – a stunning glass performance piece.

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