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Boreal Forests and Climate Change, day 2
World-leading experts will present up-to-date scientific information and guidance for societal, climate and ecological benefits of natural and managed boreal forests. The webinar will be a dialogue between researchers and policymakers, to address gaps in knowledge and societal actions, for the immediate and long-term future. From: Boreal Forests and Climate Change, day 2, 2021-05-21. Read more: www.kva.se/borealforests
Boreal Forests and Climate Change, day 1
World-leading experts will present up-to-date scientific information and guidance for societal, climate and ecological benefits of natural and managed boreal forests. The webinar will be a dialogue between researchers and policymakers, to address gaps in knowledge and societal actions, for the immediate and long-term future. From: Boreal Forests and Climate Change, day 1, 2021-05-20. Read more: www.kva.se/borealforests
Ambio 50 years – Ambio and Springer Nature
Linley Chiwona Karltun, Associate Professor at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences and Mariana Biojone Brandão, Publishing Director at Springer Nature. Ambio – A Journal of Environment and Society, commemorates 50 years of publication all through 2021. Read more at www.kva.se/ambio50
Ambio 50 years – Global change (climate change, the Anthropocene)
Angela Wulff, Professor in Marine Ecology, University of Gothenburg. Ambio – A Journal of Environment and Society, commemorates 50 years of publication all through 2021. Read more at www.kva.se/ambio50
Ambio 50 years – Land use change (biodiversity, agriculture, urbanisation)
Angelina Sanderson Bellamy, Senior Research Fellow, Cardiff University. Ambio – A Journal of Environment and Society, commemorates 50 years of publication all through 2021. Read more at www.kva.se/ambio50
Ambio 50 years – Environmental pressures (ozone layer, acifidication, contaminants, eutrophation)
Michael Tedengren, Associate Professor at the Department of Ecology, Environment and Plant Sciences, Stockholm University. Ambio – A Journal of Environment and Society, commemorates 50 years of publication all through 2021. Read more at www.kva.se/ambio50
Ambio 50 Years
Ambio – A Journal Environment and Society commemorates 50 years of publication all through 2021. For 50 years Ambio has brought international perspective to important developments in environmental research, policy and related activities for an international readership of specialists, generalists, students, decision-makers and interested laypeople. Bo Söderström, Editor in Chief of Ambio for the past 10 years, talks about the anniversary. Read more at www.kva.se/ambio50
Tackling Tough Trade-offs While Leaving No One Behind: On fossil fuel and pandemics!
Webinar with Joyeeta Gupta, Professor in Environment and Development in the Global South at the University of Amsterdam. Welcome remarks by Åsa Persson, Deputy Director, Stockholm Environment Institute; Göran K. Hansson, Secretary General, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences; Johan Kuylenstierna, Senior Advisor to the President on Sustainability and Adjunct Professor at Stockholm University and Vice Chair, Swedish Climate Policy Council. Panel discussion with Ulrika Modéer, Assistant Secretary General and Director of Bureau of External Relations and Advocacy, UNDP; Nonette Royo, Executive Director, The Tenure Facility; Jonas Ebbesson, Professor of Environmental Law, Stockholm University; Sivan Kartha, Senior scientist, SEI US and co-leader, SEI Gender and Social Equality Programme. Moderator: May Thazin Aung, Research Fellow, SEI Asia. From: The Gordon Goodman Memorial Lecture 2020, 2020-09-02.
Changes in frequency, intensity and persistency of extreme precipitation
Professor Panmao Zhai, Chinese Academy of Meteorological Sciences, China Meteorological Administration, China. Introduction by Professor Deliang Chen, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences. From: Extreme weather events in a warming world – open key note lectures, 2019-11-11.
Climate extremes in a warming climate: 1.5°C, 2°C and higher
Professor Sonia I. Seneviratne, Institute for Atmospheric and Climate Science, Land-Climate Dynamics, ETH Zurich, Switzerland. Introduction by Professor Deliang Chen, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences. From: Extreme weather events in a warming world – open key note lectures, 2019-11-11.
Tropical cyclones, Medicanes, and Polar Lows in a Warming World
Professor Kerry A. Emanuel, Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA. Introduction by Professor Deliang Chen, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences. From: Extreme weather events in a warming world – open key note lectures, 2019-11-11.
The ‘environment’ – Unearthing the past, present and future of one of the most successful policy concepts of the twentieth century
Sverker Sörlin, Professor in environmental history at KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden. Welcome and introduction by co-organisers: Dan Larhammar, President, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences; Astrid Söderbergh Widding, President, Stockholm University; Måns Nilsson, Executive Director, Stockholm Environment Institute. Panel discussion with: Sverker Sörlin; Fiona Lambe, research fellow, Stockholm Environment Institute; Rebecka Le Moine, conservation biologist and member of parliament for the Swedish Green Party; Olle Torpman, researcher of practical philosophy, Institute for future; Anders Wijkman, Chair Climate-KIC, SEI Associate and Member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences. Moderator: Somya Joshi, Head of Governance and Institutions Unit, Stockholm Environment. Concluding remarks by Åsa Persson, Research Director, Stockholm Environment Institute. From: The Gordon Goodman Memorial Lecture 2019, 2019-10-03.
Solutions to Plastics in the Ocean – the Baltic and Beyond, Day 1
Welcome remarks and introduction of symposium objectives by Dan Larhammar, President of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences; Minna Epps, Director at the Global Marine and Polar Program, IUCN and Carl Gustaf Lundin, Principal Scientist at the Global Marine and Polar Program, IUCN. From: Solutions to Plastics in the Ocean – the Baltic and Beyond. Day 1: Micro-plastic distribution and toxicity, 2019-06-13.
Distribution of micro-plastics in the marine environment
Martin Hassellöv, University of Gothenburg. From: Solutions to Plastics in the Ocean – the Baltic and Beyond. Day 1: Micro-plastic distribution and toxicity, 2019-06-13.
“Balticus Plasticus”: Micro-plastics in the Baltic: Outcomes of IUCN report on micro-plastic pathways, country footprints and impacts on biodiversity
Joao Sousa, the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN). From: Solutions to Plastics in the Ocean – the Baltic and Beyond. Day 1: Micro-plastic distribution and toxicity, 2019-06-13.
What do we know about the toxicity of micro-plastics in the marine environment?
Bethanie Carney Almroth, University of Gothenburg. From: Solutions to Plastics in the Ocean – the Baltic and Beyond. Day 1: Micro-plastic distribution and toxicity, 2019-06-13.
Toxicity; human health & ocean plastics
Panel discussion with Bethanie Carney Almroth, University of Gothenburg; Martin Ogonowski, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences and Stefan Bertilsson, Uppsala University. Moderator: Dan Larhammar, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences. From: Solutions to Plastics in the Ocean – the Baltic and Beyond. Day 1: Micro-plastic distribution and toxicity, 2019-06-13.
Solutions to Plastics in the Ocean – the Baltic and Beyond, Day 2
Introduction Day 2 by Martin Jakobsson, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences. From: Solutions to Plastics in the Ocean – the Baltic and Beyond. Day 2: Exploring solutions and way forward, 2019-06-14.