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Sustainable Energy Workshop & Pitlochry Hydropower Station Visit 2019

This event was organised by Desen Kirli and Gabrielis Cerniauskas. This video features "Adventure, Darling" by Gillicuddy , available under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial…

From  Jennifer Williams on September 12th, 2019 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Climate Crisis Event

Climate Crisis Panel Event

From  Alison Newell on March 18th, 2019 0 likes 28 plays 0  

Episode 3 - Climate optimism or fatalism: Teaching climate change in today's university

In this third episode, MSc Environmental Sustainability student, Polly Wells, returns as our guest host to continue this conversation with three University of Edinburgh staff members: Velda McCune,…

From  Sarah Thomas on March 15th, 2019 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Episode 2 - Climate optimism or fatalism: Teaching climate change in today's university

This podcast complements the University’s Teaching Matters blog, and invites students and staff to engage in topical conversations. The first three episodes accompany the Teaching Matters…

From  Sarah Thomas on March 15th, 2019 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Careers in Sustainability 2019

Want a career in sustainability and the environment? Join us for Careers in Sustainability!This event (recorded 13.02.2019) offers an insight into all that a career in sustainability has to offer;…

From  Sarah Ford-Hutchinson on February 14th, 2019 0 likes 21 plays 0  

Sustainable Laboratories at The University of Edinburgh

Learn about how the University of Edinburgh is making its laboratories more sustainable, and encouraging lab users to do the same. For more information on sustainable laboratories, visit…

From  Sarah Ford-Hutchinson on May 8th, 2017 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Sustainability Awards 2016: Office team gold projects

Meet four teams who obtained Gold in the Sustainability Awards 2016 Office category for their exemplary projects with real sustainability impact. Teams featured: Printing Services Institute for…

From  Sarah Ford-Hutchinson on May 8th, 2017 0 likes 6 plays 0  

What is the Department for Social Responsibility & Sustainability?

An overview of the Department for Social Responsibility and Sustainability at the University of Edinburgh. Visit our website at www.ed.ac.uk/sustainability for more information and to find out how…

From  Sarah Ford-Hutchinson on March 23rd, 2017 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Social wellbeing: the global happiness epidemic with Dr Neil Thin

Dr Neil Thin proposes the theory that we are living in a uniquely happy time, but so much more needs to be done if societies around the world are to experience meaningful standards of living. Part…

From  Sarah Ford-Hutchinson on March 23rd, 2017 1 likes 12 plays 0  

Modern Slavery: are we complicit?

Taking place on the first day of Fairtrade Fortnight 2016, this event explored the issues and ways in which individuals and organisations can contribute to ending modern slavery. Slavery still…

From  Sarah Ford-Hutchinson on April 19th, 2016 1 likes 15 plays 0