Tag Archive: climate crisis

Lucy Manne – Climate Change: A Very Short Arc that Bends towards Justice?

October 30, 2019 6:30 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Lucy Manne, (CEO of 350.org). Climate Change: A Very Short Arc that Bends towards Justice? 2019 Wednesday Lectures hosted by Raimond Gaita Political inaction in Australia and around the world means that we now have an alarmingly short window in which to act in order to mitigate and adapt to the climate crisis. As the urgency to increases, so does the risk that the solutions we adopt reinforce or even create systems of oppression and injustice. This lecture will examine the... View Article

How to stay engaged to act in a climate crisis – strategies from psychology and community activism

August 14, 2019 7:30 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Susie Burke (University of Melbourne). How to stay engaged to act in a climate crisis – strategies from psychology and community activism.   City of Yarra, Yarra Libraries and the Ewing Trust present: How to Stay Engaged to Act in a Climate Crisis Strategies from psychology and community activism Psychological science can help people come to terms with the implications of climate change so that they can stay engaged and be part of the collective action needed to restore a... View Article