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The student experience: Maldives 2019, MSc Marine Systems and Policies

Our students captured their experience of travelling to the Maldives in 2019 to assess the complex interactions between the biology of coral ecosystems, the sustainable use of them, and how resilient…

From  Nikki Kay on December 11th, 2020 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Student's guide to greenwashing in the fashion industry

Event Description: Now more than ever, sustainability, the climate crisis and social justice are at the forefront of the international dialogue. As we enter into a period where meaningful engagement…

From  Lauren Mcleron on December 7th, 2020 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Lab Sustainability Webinar November 2020

Lab Sustainability webinar recording from November 2020. 75 minutes long.

From  Andrew Arnott on December 1st, 2020 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Build Back Better Energy Nov 20

Build Back Better: EnergyThere has been a massive shift in the way we use our energy. Covid-19 temporarily emptied our city centres, halted manufacturing, and suspended travel, sending shockwaves…

From  Aisling O'Reilly on November 30th, 2020 0 likes 3 plays 0  

10.3 Social Movements

Internet and Society 2020

From  James Stewart on November 29th, 2020 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Roundtable of Sustainable Academic Travel: Mapping Travel Policies in FHE - November 2020

Recording of webinar held by the Roundtable of Sustainable Academic Travel (https://businesstravelroundtable.ac/) with colleagues from ETH Zurich Air Travel project (Switzerland), the University of…

From  Sion Pickering on November 25th, 2020 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Lecture 10 Part 1

Lecture 10 Part 1: Community solidarity

From  Anne Templeton on November 22nd, 2020 0 likes 118 plays

Visions for Change: Inclusivity and representation in the environmental movement; are we doing enough?

This event will address inclusion and representation in the environmental movement.The climate crisis is arguably the most important issue of our time; how we respond to it will define a generation.…

From  Lauren Mcleron on November 19th, 2020 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Research in the Pandemic - Providing a Genomics Platform for Covid Research

Lee Murphy, the Head of the Genetics Core, Edinburgh Clinical Research Facility, discusses the work of the Genetics Core during the Covid-19 pandemic, highlighting the way the Core adapted their work…

From  Josephine Merrifield on November 17th, 2020 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Welcome event 2020: Sustainability at Edinburgh

Join the Department for Social Responsibility and Sustainability for a digital welcome event that will highlight opportunities for social collaboration in a physically distanced climate. We will be…

From  Lauren Mcleron on November 12th, 2020 0 likes 0 plays 0  

Visions for Change: is climate change a social justice issue?

Join us in exploring the intersection between social justice and climate change.The effects of climate change disproportionately impact the most vulnerable communities, deepening existing social…

From  Lauren Mcleron on November 12th, 2020 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Student's guide to ethical eats

Event Description: Did you know that the types of food on your plate have a significant impact on your carbon footprint? But, what does that really mean? Do we need to all become vegans to save the…

From  Lauren Mcleron on November 12th, 2020 0 likes 17 plays 0  

Social exclusion and the Digital Divide

INternet and Society 2020

From  James Stewart on November 8th, 2020 0 likes 22 plays 0  

Lecture 8 Part 4

Lecture 8 Part 4: Social support

From  Anne Templeton on November 6th, 2020 0 likes 157 plays