Climate change and community wellbeing: Short Course
Posted in Events by CBiggs on October 6th, 2009
Climate change and community wellbeing: Local and regional trends, strategies and solutions.
The course has been designed to strengthen the knowledge, skills and networks of community, government and industry-based practitioners working at local and regional levels to address the challenges of climate change. It is envisaged that the course will be of interest to people from a wide range of professional and community settings which could include: local government, community sector organisations, community health services and Primary Care Partnerships, environment organisations, arts and cultural development organisations, schools and adult education agencies, trade unions, industry and business focussing on climate change related products and services.
Dates: Thursday 26th and Friday 27th of November, 2009
Melbourne University, Burnley Campus.
An electronic application form and a course outline can be downloaded here: http://www.mccaugheycentre.unimelb.edu.au/research/current/climate_change. All applications must be submitted by 5pm Monday Oct 26.
The course has been developed by the McCaughey Centre, University of Melbourne in conjunction with the Melbourne Sustainable Society Institute, University of Melbourne, the Victorian Eco-Innovation Lab, University of Melbourne and the Victorian Council of Social Service. Places in this course will be limited to 25 in order to maximise opportunities for discussion and interaction amongst participants.