Seminar Series “CLIMACT Ideas & Actions” – Jeremy Luterbacher & Johan Gaume

Zoom

*Français ci-dessous* Seminar series hosted by “CLIMACT Ideas & Actions”, a joint forum for discussing research and action on the climate crisis. The webinars take place every other Monday from 12:00 to 13:00 CEST via Zoom and are held in English and/or French. Please register for the event in order to obtain the Zoom link. […]

Climate change involves all fields

Online

The series of lunch talks "Climate change involves all fields" will be held from 21 to 25 June, from 12:00 to 13:00, and is organised by Scientists Rebellion Switzerland. We invite you to register online. Here are the details of the talks: Monday 21 June Prof. Julia Steinberger, Geosciences, UNIL Scientific responsibility and climate activism […]

Seminar Series “CLIMACT Ideas & Actions” – Augustin Fragnière & Nicolas Senn

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*Français ci-dessous* Seminar series hosted by “CLIMACT Ideas & Actions”, a joint forum for discussing research and action on the climate crisis. For this last seminar of our series, we invite you to register in order to obtain the Zoom link. Only registered guests will be admitted to the seminar. 28 June 2021 Augustin Fragnière […]

HRC Day

Online

The 5 July 2021, HRC organises a day of local and international exchanges among research centers and laboratories on contemporary urbanisation in transition. You can find more information and the registration on the official webpage.

#1 CLIMACT SEMINAR SERIES
How to move forward and act on climate change

Zoom

*Français ci-dessous* CLIMACT presents its second seminar series dedicated to research and action on the climate crisis. For its first seminar, two EPFL and UNIL speakers and key stakeholders are invited. 4 October 2021 Benoît Frund, Vice-Rector for Ecological Transition and Campus, University of Lausanne Prof. Gisou van der Goot, Vice-President for Responsible Transformation, EPFL […]

CLIMACT’s inauguration

Le Perchoir Rooftop-Bar (private event)

After starting its activities at the beginning of 2020, CLIMACT is now officially launched and going full steam ahead ! To thank those that were instrumental to its inception, CLIMACT has invited close colleagues and partners to its inauguration on 7 October 2021. For the occasion, Adèle Thorens Goumaz, State Councillor, will give a short […]

#2 CLIMACT SEMINAR SERIES
How to move forward and act on climate change

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For episode 2 of the CLIMACT Seminar Series “How to move forward and act on climate change”, two topics will be discussed: “The power of story in a world on fire: reflections on the transformational power of narratives” with Guido Palazzo and “Academic Citizens’ Assembly: reinventing direct democracy for today’s challenges” with Sascha Nick.

Post-growth work: Advancing meaningful activities

AMPHI, Biophore building, University of Lausanne Lausanne

On Monday October 18th from 17:00 to 19:00, Prof. Dr. Irmi Seidl, from WSL, will give a talk on “Post-growth work: Advancing meaningful activities”. Save the date! The event will take place at UNIL’s Biophore building, room AMPHI. Please note that the COVID certificate will be resquested to attend the event. More information will be […]

#3 CLIMACT SEMINAR SERIES
How to move forward and act on climate change

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For episode 3 of the CLIMACT Seminar Series “How to move forward and act on climate change”, two topics will be discussed: "Beginning to understand a changing landscape: insights from a long boat trip in the Arctic" with Ian Delaney and "Trace element cycling in the atmosphere: implications for nutrition and health" with Esther Breuninger.

A world without glaciers – How can scientists contribute to enhancing climate ambition, in Switzerland and beyond?

Uni Mail, University of Geneva Boulevard du Pont-d'Arve 40, Geneva

The session "A world without glaciers - How can scientists contribute to enhancing climate ambition, in Switzerland and beyond?" is part of the series of the COP26 Geneva Cryosphere HUB events. Here is an brief introduction to the session: Glaciers, snow cover and permafrost are disappearing all over the world as a result of global […]

Décarboner, en réinventant la société

Online

Imaginez un pays dont le système économique et social permette de répondre aux besoins fondamentaux de l’ensemble de ses citoyens, un pays où chacun peut espérer une vie longue, saine et enrichissante. Imaginez maintenant que cette société y parvienne, malgré un bilan carbone neutre et tout en utilisant des ressources naturelles à un niveau qui […]

#4 CLIMACT SEMINAR SERIES
How to move forward and act on climate change

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For episode 4 of the CLIMACT Seminar Series “How to move forward and act on climate change”, two topics will be discussed: "Water resources in Switzerland: what is at stake?" with Bettina Schaefli and "How climate change and urbanization will affect floods in future cities?" with Nadav Peleg.

#5 CLIMACT SEMINAR SERIES
How to move forward and act on climate change

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For episode 5 of the CLIMACT Seminar Series “How to move forward and act on climate change”, two topics will be discussed: « L’énergie et le développement durable face aux défis de l’urgence climatique : vers un autre paradigme ? » avec Edgard Gnansounou and "A sustainability diet for global social metabolism: the role of infrastructure and settlement patterns" with Helmut Haberl.