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David Spratt: Flood crisis and climate change

Posted in Events by Mark Ogge on February 4th, 2011

7 February , 2011
6:30 pmto8:00 pm

A monthly discussion group hosted by Beyond Zero Emissions focusing on energy solutions to climate change.

In February, we’re connecting up the dots between the floods in Queensland, Victoria, Brazil, Sri Lanka, South Africa and Pakistan AND climate change. Co-author of Climate Code Red, David Spratt, will summarise opinions in the media and examine the links between climate change and increasing extreme weather events. David is also an experienced advocate and will talk about the action we can take to tackle the climate emergency.

Time: 6:30- 8pm Monday 7 February 2011

Location: The Wood Theatre, ECONOMICS & COMMERCE (Building 148) Room:G09 ground floor. Enter building by main foyer (opposite Old Arts). Theatre entrance is off the foyer and is clearly sign posted.University of Melbourne, Parkville VIC
Click here for campus map.
Thank you to the University of Melbourne, Melbourne Energy Institute, our Zero Carbon Australia project partners for supporting us in bringing you this event.
Entry: Gold coin donation

Further reading:
http://www.crikey.com.au/2011/01/19/emergency-response-needed-for-more-t…
http://www.climatecodered.net/

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