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Brexit and the environment panel discussion co-hosted by SPERI

On Friday 12th of May SPERI, together with the Grantham Centre for Sustainable Futures, hosted a panel discussion ‘Brexit and the Environment – Opportunity or a threat?’. The event was part of the Festival of Debate and was well-attended by the public. The panel consisted of Dr Apolline Roger (Lecturer in Environmental Law at the University of Sheffield), Kate Jennings … Continue reading

16 May 2017 by
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The view from COP22: frustration, uncertainty and Nordic leadership

This month’s UN conference mixed post-Paris optimism with concerns about future climate change governance Earlier this month I was given the opportunity to attend the second week of the 22nd Conference of Parties (COP22) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in Marrakech, as part of the University of Sheffield and Grantham Centre for Sustainable Futures delegation. … Continue reading

29 November 2016 by
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SPERI Presentation on ‘Ecological Political Economy’ at the Sustainable Futures Symposium

Dr Martin Craig, Research Fellow at SPERI, took part in a symposium on Monday 9th November organised by the Grantham Centre for Sustainable Futures. The symposium showcased multidisciplinary sustainability research across every faculty of the University of Sheffield. Martin’s presentation introduced the concept of ‘Ecological Political Economy’ which was very well received by scientists and non-scientists alike. Martin stressed that … Continue reading

10 November 2015 by
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