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Oceans in focus at COP26 - Expert Comment

"We often hear the discourse that ‘we need to save the planet’ whereas the reality is that the planet will be just fine, it’s us that won’t be." Dr Jess Savage from Global Sustainable Development, comments on the need to change humanity's relationship with the natural environment.


Extreme weather in the US a reminder of the vulnerability of our cities: Dr Jonathan Clarke

A state of emergency has been declared in New York and New Jersey, at the north-eastern United States experiences flash-flooding and tornadoes as a result of Storm Ida. Dr Jonathan Clarke from Global Sustainable Development at the University of Warwick explains how our cities are particularly vulnerable to the increasing effects of extreme weather.


The climate crisis: what does it mean? By Dr Marta Guerriero

It was announced yesterday, 9th July 2021 that climate change has got worse.

The IPCC (Intergovernmental panel on climate change) – a UN group studied 14,000 academic papers related to climate change, and branded it "code red for humanity", but what exactly does this mean? Dr Marta Guerriero, Deputy Head of Global Sustainable Development at the University of Warwick explains.

Tue 10 Aug 2021, 10:39 | Tags: Climate change, climate, global sustainable development

IPCC Report: What do we now know, and what can we learn? Prof João Porto de Albuquerque

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), the world’s leading authority on climate, has published its latest report. Professor João Porto de Albuquerque, Director at the Institute for Global Sustainable Development at the University of Warwick, comments.


UK 'experiencing the impact of climate change': sustainability researcher comments

The UK State of the Climate report, published today, suggests that the UK is already feeling the impact of disruptive climate change. Dr Jonathan Clarke, from the Global Sustainable Development programme at the University of Warwick, comments on how society needs to prepare for these effects.

Thu 29 Jul 2021, 11:33 | Tags: Research, global sustainable development

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