Category Archives: University of Manchester

Upcoming Event: Blood Bricks: Untold Stories of Modern Slavery and #Climate Change from Cambodia #Manchester 20 Feb

The Global Development Institute is pleased to host Prof Kate Brickell as part of the GDI Lecture Series, talking about: Blood Bricks: Untold Stories of Modern Slavery and Climate Change from Cambodia Cambodia is in the midst of a construction … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event: “It’s important not to be a #climate change zealot” #Manchester Thurs 28 Feb

Another Tyndall Manchester Seminar. No need to book – free event! Tyndall Manchester would like to invite you to attend the next talk in our seminar series “It’s important not to be a climate change zealot”: Investigating how politicians understand and act on … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event: “Europe, crisis and the Environment” Feb 6th, Manchester

This Wednesday, February 6th, from 4pm to 5.30pm, there is an event at the Hanson Room, Humanities Bridgeford Street, University of Manchester. Dr Paul Tobin, who has co-edited a book on this very topic (i.e. “The Impact of the Economic … Continue reading

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Prof Kevin Anderson on the latest UNFCCC meeting #Manchester #climate

Professor Kevin Anderson, who splits his time between University of Manchester and Lund University in Sweden, has long been a clear voice on the urgency of emissions reductions, and the ever-gloomier consequences of inaction (for video interviews with Manchester Climate … Continue reading

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Upcoming event: The role of arts and culture in bringing #climate change to the ‘here and now’ #Manchester Thurs 24 Jan

The role of arts and culture in bringing climate change to the ‘here and now’ Dr Sarah Mander, Tyndall Centre, University of Manchester Thursday 24th January (room C21, Pariser Building, Sackville Street) at 1.00pm. Climate change is widely acknowledged as a pressing and … Continue reading

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Interview on carbon capture with #Manchester #climate scientist, ahead of Tues 20 Nov seminar

Next Tuesday, 20th November, Dr Clair Gough of the Tyndall Centre Manchester is giving a seminar about Biomass Energy with CCS: unlocking negative emissions.  It’s free to attend, no need to book. Dr Gough kindly answered some questions about BECCS … Continue reading

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Upcoming event: “Biomass Energy with CCS: unlocking negative emissions” #Manchester Tues 20 Nov

Tuesday 20th November (room C21, Pariser Building, Sackville Street) at 1.00pm.  Biomass Energy with CCS: unlocking negative emissions Dr Clair Gough, Tyndall Centre, University of Manchester There is growing and significant dependence on biomass energy and carbon capture and storage (BECCS) in future … Continue reading

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