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CREW Regeneration Wales Conference- ‘Deep Place Study’

By Bridget Elliott on 18th February 2014
Found in: Events
Date and Time: 
Monday, April 28, 2014 - 10:30 to 16:00

Bedwellty House, Tredegar, Wales

SDRN Annual Conference

By Bridget Elliott on 31st January 2014
Found in: Events
Date and Time: 
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 - 09:15 to 17:30
Presentations from the SDRN Annual Conference held 28th January 2014 now available.
Date and Time: 
Friday, January 31, 2014 - 09:30 to 16:30

The Schumacher Institute, Bristol

Date and Time: 
Tuesday, January 21, 2014 - 17:00 to 18:00

LSE Campus, Central London

Video presentations from two Grantham Institute events

By Bridget Elliott on 27th November 2013
Found in: Research and Resources

Video presentations from two events recently held by the Grantham Institute have now been made available and can be viewed below.

'In the balance: Can we halve global emissions by 2050' was an evening lecture and discussion to launch an EFL and Grantham study on the technologies and costs of halving global CO2 emissions by 2050. The event was held 17th September 2013 and featured a welcome address by Sir Brian Hoskins, Director of the Grantham Institute for Climate Change at Imperial College London, as well as talks by: Dr Halldor Thorgeirsson, Director for Implementation Strategy, UNFCCC; Professor Nilay Shah, Department of Chemical Engineering at Imperial College London; and Lord Nicholas Stern, Director of the Grantham Research Institute at the London School  of Economics. Further information about the programme for this event is available here

'Climate change and global food security' was a Grantham Special Lecture held 16th October 2013 by Professor Martin Parry, Grantham Institute and Centre for Environmental Policy, Imperial College London. A summary of some of the issues covered in this lecture is available here.

Natural Capital and Agricultural Intensification: Can we have both?

By Bridget Elliott on 26th November 2013
Found in: Events
Date and Time: 
Thursday, November 28, 2013 - 19:30 to 21:00

University of East Anglia, Norwich

New research on achieving food system sustainability

By Bridget Elliott on 17th September 2013
Found in: Research and Resources

A new paper published in the Journal of Cleaner Production looks at the different ways in which stakeholders conceptualise the food sustainability problem and what constitutes a desirable ‘solution.’ The paper highlights the emergence of three different perspectives on achieving food system sustainability and explores their underlying values. The role of life cycle assessment (LCA) in shaping these perspectives is outlined, and consideration given to how LCA could be oriented to clarify thinking and advance policy-relevant knowledge.

The Soil Association 2013 Annual Conference

By Bridget Elliott on 17th September 2013
Found in: Events
Date and Time: 
Wednesday, October 9, 2013 - 09:15 to Thursday, October 10, 2013 - 16:30

Central Hall, Westminster, London

Waste Watch- ‘Better Food For All Conference’

By Bridget Elliott on 3rd September 2013
Found in: Events
Date and Time: 
Wednesday, September 18, 2013 - 10:00 to 16:30

London

Date and Time: 
Wednesday, September 18, 2013 - 10:00 to 16:00

Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester

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