Given our changing climate, what should we be doing now to ensure that Canberra is still a great place to live in 20-30 years time?
Join us for Student Climate Cafe - Wed 14/3 - free pizza and sushi! https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/student-climate-cafe-have-y…
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An urban environment expert at ANU has warned that city councils acting alone to address climate change, in the absence of an evidence-based systems approach, can have unintended consequences.
Can we have strong climate action and robust economic growth at the same time?
This public lecture, based on the OECD report 'Investing in Climate, Investing in Growth', will lay out the economic case for integrating climate policy into the heart of mainstream economic policy. It will focus on what governments can to do boost economic growth and enhance productivity without locking the world into a high-emissions future.
Climate Update will present an overview of how our climate is changing and how we’re responding to these changes. You'll hear from experts from Griffith University and the Australian National University, policy makers and leading commentators from across Australia.
This event is free and open to the public - registration is essential.
Join other students in a relaxed atmosphere to discuss how we can create a vibrant, net zero emissions future. Ideas from the event will be used to inform the development of the new ACT Climate Strategy, so come along and have your say. Plus there’s free pizza and sushi. Registration essential.
Climate researchers & students across ANU achieved great things in 2017! Here's a snapshot across research, education, public policy engagement, media and events ....
Great debate at #ANUClimateUpdate18 about how corporates are addressing climate change, where there’s progress & where the gaps are - encouraging in some respects but so much more to be done urgently. Thanks for some fantastic audience questions & to Pauline Vamos, Kate Mackenzie Climate-KIC & Caroline Lambert European Union in Australia
Fantastic panel for a full house at ANUClimateUpdate18 - thanks for some really insightful commentary from Kate Auty Living Sustainably ACT Prof John Hewson Crawford School of Public Policy Prof Mark Howden Science at ANU Shane Rattenbury MLA ACT Government Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development
"Climate change is something that every business and every government needs to come to terms with, and we need people who really know their way round the issue ....."
The Australian National University will help reduce its carbon footprint and its reliance on the electricity grid with the installation of ANU-invented solar panels on the rooftops of seven buildings around campus.
A new international study involving ANU has designed a new and simpler climate model that gives authorities a more precise picture of how humanity is tracking to avoid dangerous global warming this century.
New study reveals that the burning of fossil fuels was the primary driver behind Great Barrier Reef bleaching.
Featured podcasts from ANU Climate events 2017