GLASGOW: Overcoming Climate Denial

31.10.21 | Event
Choosing green nordic perspectives
Photographer
Campaign photo
Strategies for countering different forms of denial

Information

Dates
31.10.2021
Time
04:00 PM - 05:30 PM
Location

SEC Centre, Hall 4
Exhibition Way
Glasgow
G3 8YW
United Kingdom

Type
Event

Science denial is a serious bottleneck for climate policymaking, seen both in the past and recently, in the aftermath of IPCC-AR6. The aim of this workshop is to more fully describe climate denial and, in particular, elaborate on counteractive strategies through dialogue between researchers, policymakers and other stakeholders.

Moderator: Daniel Lindvall, PhD Sociology

Speakers: 

  • Ruth E. McKie, PhD Criminology (speaker tbc)
  • Stephan Lewandovsky, Professor Cognitive Psychology (speaker tbc)
  • Mikael Karlsson, Associate Professor Climate Change Leadership
  • Anke Fischer, Professor Environmental Communication (speaker tbc)
  • Daniela Para, chairperson Youth and Environment Europe (speaker tbc)

 

Organizer: Climate Change Leadership at Uppsala University