COP27@Leeds

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  After two weeks of fierce negotiations and countless conversations, COP27 in the Egyptian city of Sharm El-Sheikh has come to a close. As an official observer of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, the University of Leeds has sent a delegation to COP27. These researchers spent an intense time at COP27, presenting…
Dr Sandra Bhatasara (University of Zimbabwe) will be in conversation with Dr Gilbert Tietaah (University of Ghana) and Dr Silas Oriaso (University of Nairobi).
Join this online live event with experts discussing how microgrids are revolutionising renewable energy solutions and helping achieve COP27 aspirations for access to clean and modern energy.
Executive Director of ACTO, Carlos Alfredo Lazary Teixeira, will be joined by Dr. Maria Antonia Tigre, Global Climate Litigation Fellow at the Sabin Center for Climate Change Law at the Columbia Law School and Deputy Director of the Global Network for Human Rights and the Environment, and Dr Markus Fraundorfer, Lecturer in Global Governance at POLIS.
water@leeds recently published an article in the One Earth Journal showcasing a list of six priority global water research themes for the coming decade, outputs from a global scoping exercise. These six thematic domains include water and sanitation for human settlements; water and sanitation safety risk management; water security and scarcity; hydroclimate-ecosystem-Anthropocene dynamics; multi-level governance;…