In 2020 the ANU held the Preparing for the Unprecedented: implementation of the Report of the Royal Commission into National Natural Disaster Arrangements panel session. We are seeking to follow this up with a number of more targeted workshops, to be held around May.
An online seminar delivered by Dr John Bates, in which he discusses what has changed in natural hazards research in the last decade, and how through the CRC’s established networks, the public funds invested in research are returning dividends that are protecting life and reducing impacts on communities and the economy.
Jenn Richler, a Senior Editor at Nature, will introduce the Nature family of journals, the Nature Climate Change and Nature Energy portfolios in the behavioral and social science, and publishing opportunities in these journals.
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.