All news stories from the Tyndall Centre


88% of UK public support evidence of climate change, highest since 2005, influenced by flooding

The British public's support for climate change rose signficantly last year and is at the highest level since 2005, following a 2013/14 winter of storms, shows opinion polling by researchers at the Understanding Risk Group at the University of Cardiff and the Tyndall Centre.
 

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Friday, January 30, 2015 - 13:38

Oxford seeks a post-doctoral research associate for the economic impacts of UK drought

Professor Jim Hall and Dr Chris Decker are seeking a postdoctoral researcher as part of a multidisciplinary research project on drought in the UK. 
 

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Friday, January 30, 2015 - 15:15

UEA Vacancy: Senior Research Associate (ASSAR Project)

Applications are invited for a Senior Research Associate to work on the project Adaptation at Scale in Semi-Arid Regions (ASSAR), funded by Canada’s International Development Research Centre (IDRC) working with Dr Roger Few.

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School of International Development

Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 09:41

Call for Abstracts for a fully funded workshop: Novel Approaches to Climate Governance and the Role of Entrepreneurship

18-19 May 2015, Amsterdam

Predictions of climate change paint an alarming picture and addressing these risks will require radical policies to cut emissions, prepare for and increase resilience to the effects of climate change.

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Tuesday, January 6, 2015 - 13:55

‘Policy Innovation in a Changing Climate’ – a special issue of Global Environmental Change

A special issue comprising seven new papers (one of them Gold ‘Open Access’) explore the causes, patterns and effects of policy innovation (guest edited by Andrew Jordan & Dave Huitema, 2014).

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Tuesday, January 6, 2015 - 13:44