We warmly invite you to a seminar with Anthony Capon – Planetary health: Protecting and promoting human health in the Anthropocene epoch. Date: Tuesday 1st December, Venue: Small Lecture Theatre, University of Otago Wellington, 23a Mein St, Newtown, Wellington, Time: 12.30 pm – 1.30 pm.
A new survey shows most New Zealanders favour mixed-use development, urban limits and council-led urban development. >>
Video is now available of the talk by Ed Randal and Anna Hamer-Adams (University of Otago, Wellington) on the results from a new survey of New Zealanders’ views about urban issues.
We held a talk by Jonathan Moores (NIWA) and Chris Batstone (Cawthron Institute) on developing ways to assess the resilience of our waterways to urban development. Now available to view online:
In his new book, Ralph Chapman argues that we have only a small window of time before the pressures from climate change become too great for us to address them coherently. Time of Useful Consciousness is a practical call to action for NZ policy-makers and citizens, identifying steps that are urgent and critical for the creation of a green economy and a sustainable future.