Priestley International Centre for Climate

Delivering research to underpin robust and timely climate solutions

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Unfrozen: Reports from the ice

Priestley scientists deliver a public lunchtime lecture relaying first hand experiences of ice melt in the Arctic and Greenland

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Painting people into the future

Leeds' James Mckay is using his talent for art to help people envisage the future under climate change positively

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In 2008 the UK government passed the Climate Change Act, the first legislation of its kind to introduce legally binding...

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Bioenergy students Nicola Wood and Samantha Sime accompanied James Mckay, manager of the CDT Bioenergy, to the British Science Festival...

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Building better infrastructure to withstand earthquakes will be the core topic of discussion during a top-level international conference at Leeds...

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The Priestley International Centre for Climate welcomes Prof Bernard Lenz who has been awarded a Fellowship to study the energy...

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Seminar by the Leeds Institute for Data Analytics in a series showcasing data analytics. Abstract With the international climate change...

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This seminar presents three books and perspectives on the Anthropocene: ‘The Birth of the Anthropocene’, Jeremy Davies, 2016; ‘Sustainability and...

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Joint SRI-CCCEP-Centre for Decision Research (CDR)-Priestley seminar Abstract Improving the resilience of our societies in the face of volatile weather...

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Leading scientists from the Priestley International Centre for Climate at the University of Leeds and other universities from the North...

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If there’s one thing about public engagement with climate change you can be certain about, it is that climate change...

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www.shutterstock.com Contrary to all British summertime norms, the country has basked in seemingly endless sunshine for a while now. 18m...

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Land Lines, a research project exploring British nature writing from the late 18th century to the present, was one of...

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Priestley International Centre for Climate PhD researcher Claire Cooper writes about her first experience as a newly appointed Fellow for...

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About the Priestley Centre

 

The Priestley International Centre for Climate brings together world-leading expertise in all the key strands of climate change research. Climate change and its impact on society and ecosystems is a global challenge. The Centre is providing international solutions to meet this challenge.

Effective policy and other social and technical solutions need to be underpinned by robust research and the Priestley Centre’s focus is on new interdisciplinary research partnerships that better link our physical, technological, economic and social understanding of climate change with strategies for mitigation and adaptation.

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