Making Connections: Climate Risk and Social Transformation

24.02.2021 11:00 - English

Scott Bremer (UiB), Christian Kuhlicke (Leipzig University), Sacha Loeve (University of Lyon), Bernadette Bensaude-Vincent (University of Lyon).

Wednesday’s open plenary session will concentrate on linking climate risk and social transformations. Here you will learn more about how climate risk emerges from various connections from social and natural worlds. The session will commence with recent research on individualization of risk and the implications it poses for future climate risks, before closing with different ways of facing climate change.

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Overview of Wednesday`s lectures:

How climate risks emerge from connections between natural and social words

Scott Bremer
is a research associate at NORCE Climate, and co-leads the Arqus Alliance Winter School along with Jakob Grandin at the Center for Climate and energy Transformation at the University of Bergen.

Individualization of risk and implications for future climate risks

Christian Kuhlicke
is the
leader of the environmental risks and extreme events working group. He also works as the Deputy Head of Department Urban and Environmental Sociology at the Leipzig University.

Challenging Chronos to Face Climate Change

Sacha Loeve
is a researcher at Université de Lyon.

Bernadette Bensaude-Vincent
is a researcher at Université de Lyon.

NOAA on Unsplash

Event info.

Bergen Global
Jekteviksbakken 31, Bergen

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Bergen Global is a joint initiative between the University of Bergen and Chr. Michelsen Institute that addresses global challenges.