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  • 2 February 2017

    How can we reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 2050?

    In the second of the 2017 climate seminar series, Clive Maxwell, Director General of Energy Transformation at the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, described some of the technologies and initiatives put in place by the UK government to reduce carbon emissions, and some of the challenges we still face in tackling climate change.
  • 26 January 2017

    How can earth's vital signs help us to monitor the impacts of climate change?

    The 2017 Climate Change Seminar Series kicked off in January with a talk on how understanding earth’s “vital signs” could aid efforts to adapt to, and mitigate, climate change.
  • 21 January 2017

    The causes and consequences of climate change and prospects for our future

    In recent years we have seen weather records being broken more and more often with severe heatwaves, floods and other extreme weather around the world.
  • 20 October 2016

    Multi-level governance of climate change: CSaP Policy Workshop

    The Paris Agreement has been hailed as a major step in global climate change mitigation efforts, but how can different levels of governance work together to make the promises of Paris a reality? CSaP held a Policy Workshop bringing together climate specialists to discuss this question.
  • 12 May 2016

    How can we build flood resilience in the UK?

    Earlier this month, a group of experts from the University of Cambridge convened a one-day seminar to discuss river and coastal flooding in the UK, and how to manage risks and improve resilience in flood-prone communities.
  • 4 February 2016

    How has Paris 2015 changed the landscape and rhetoric surrounding climate change?

    In the first seminar of this series, CSaP Visiting Research Fellow, Professor Charles Kennel introduced two speakers who shared their thoughts on how Paris 2015 had changed the landscape and rhetoric surrounding climate change.
  • 12 January 2016

    The Policy Year in Review

    CSaP Policy Fellows met at the Institute for Contemporary Arts to reflect on the important policy issues of 2015 and those emerging for 2016.
  • 4 November 2015

    Is climate change about to claim its first cities?

    Extreme heatwaves could create conditions in several Middle Eastern cities that would exceed the threshold of what human beings can endure.
  • 13 July 2015

    Climate change risk assessment released today

    Should the risks of climate change be assessed in the same way as risks to national security or public health? Download our new report here
  • 18 June 2015

    CSaP welcomes Visiting Research Fellow working on sustainable energy

    The Centre for Science and Policy is delighted to welcome Professor Jatin Nathwani as a Visiting Research Fellow in July 2015.