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Lecture Series: Climate Change and Climate Crisis


Isabella Uhl-Hädicke (University of Salzburg) - Too scared to act? A psychological perspective on the climate crisis

This lecture series is a sequel to the lecture series "Climate change and climate crisis. Interdisciplinary perspectives" and "Climate change and climate crisis. Future perspectives and concepts". It will address current issues of climate change and climate crisis through the lenses of various disciplines, such as climate science, geography, economics, cultural studies, political science, law, finance and more.

All of the national and international speakers are well-known researchers in their respective fields and beyond. Many of them participate in public debates about the probable effects of the current climate crisis and about possible remedies.

Future Lectures:

  • Nov 18, 2021 I Petra Hirschler (TU Vienna) - Smart spatial strategies and climate change
  • Nov 25, 2021 I Julia Steinberger (Lausanne) - Living well within planetary limits: is it possible? And what will it take?
  • Dec 2, 2021 I Josef Eitzinger (BOKU Vienna) - Climate change impacts and adaptation options in agriculture
  • Dec 9, 2021 I Lisa Schipper (Oxford) - Can we achieve climate resilient development for all?
  • Dec 16, 2021 I Michaela Krömer (Kanzlei Krömer) - TBA
  • Jan 13, 2022 I Thomas Potthast (Tübingen) - Science, society and the climate change – ethical perspectives
  • Jan 20, 2022 I Katharina Rogenhofer (F4F) - If nothing changes, everything changes – climate activism, politics and the way forward
  • Jan 27, 2022 I TBA - Panel discussion

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