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Semester 2 is Consumerism and the Growth Paradigm: Interdisciplinary perspectives.

Contemporary Environmental Issues B (ENST90019). The special topic for Semester 2 is Consumerism and the Growth Paradigm: Interdisciplinary perspectives. The subject is taught by Samuel Alexander, Lecturer in the Office for Environmental Programs, and founder of the Simplicity Institute http://simplicityinstitute.org/ … Continue reading

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Legal perspectives on disaster preparedness Seminar

Next Friday, the 21st June, at midday, Lisa Caripis and Tim Baxter from the Melbourne Law School will present to the seminar series on the topic of “Responsibility for climate change adaptation and preparedness for extreme events: A legal perspective … Continue reading

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Field Study Opportunities

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Is there a sustainable future for the world?

Sir Bob Watson, Sir Louis Matheson Fellow at Monash University Wednesday, 22 May, 6:30 – 7:30 pm Swanston Hall, Melbourne Town Hall, 100 Swanston Street, Melbourne All welcome. Register here Human activities are altering the Earth’s climate and degrading critical … Continue reading

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ClimateWatch Education Intern

Earthwatch Australia was founded in 1982 and is part of Earthwatch International.   The idea originated in America as an urgent need for funding to help continue scientific research against a background of diminishing government aid. By involving the general public, mutual … Continue reading

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