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Climate UEA seminars

Watch our seminars and read more about them below.

The seminar explores the history and role of the COPs in climate change negotiations, as well as the challenges and expectations from the first COP of ‘the Critical Decade’, the 2020s. The seminar features two short talks by ClimateUEA experts:

Milestones and shifting dynamics in the UNFCCC process - Professor Heike Schroeder

Building up momentum to support a strong COP26 outcome - Professor Corinne Le Quéré

Recorded 26 April 2021

Sir Robert Watson

Listen back to Sir Robert Watson’s remarkable seminar discussing the current biodiversity crisis caused by climate change, and how Governments, business and society can limit climate change and preserve nature for future generations.

Recorded for the Norwich Science Festive by UEA in October 2021.

Professor Frances Bowen

In this short seminar, Frances discusses the broad range of climate research taking places across the Faculty of Social Sciences at UEA, as well as providing a personal example from her own research on the Canadian Oil Sands. 

Recorded during the ClimateUEA Regional Launch, 11 February 2021

Dr Tom Hargeaves

In this short seminar Tom discusses his work with the Science, Society and Sustainability Research Group, including the establishment of the Observatory for Societal Engagement with Energy, to better understand how the public engage with energy and the transition to net zero.

Recorded during the ClimateUEA Regional Launch, 11 February 2021

Professor Andrew Lovett

Andrew is part of a group of researchers who have recently completed an evidence compendium of natural assets in Norfolk and Suffolk, to aid the development of a local 25 Year Environment Plan. Here Andrew discusses the report, which details the extent and status of over 60 natural assets, as well as reviewing future climate change risks to natural assets in these counties.

Recorded during the ClimateUEA Regional Launch, 11 February 2021

At this launch event for UEA's re-branded Lasdun Lectures, three members of the ClimateUEA community share their experiences from the event in Glasgow, and take on questions about the future of climate change.

What happened at COP26? – Professor Corinne Le Quéré
Glasgow Climate Pact – what climate of change does it represent – Professor Heike Schroeder 
UEA and the COPs – Asher Minns

Recorded 25 November 2021

 

CLIMATEUEA PODCASTS

In the podcasts below, five climate change experts from the University of East Anglia highlight why it is paramount to take action during this decade, what needs to be achieved and how.