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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 1 plays 0  

1. An Introduction to Connecting Classrooms through Global Learning

An overview of the Connecting Classrooms through Global Learning programme; supporting local and global collaboration on the Sustainable Development Goals amongst schools across the UK and in over 30…

From  Kirsten Leask on November 11th, 2020 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Hyperspatial resolution satellite data for SDG mapping

Lecture given to the SENSE CDT students on the use of very high spatial resolution data (<1m) for mapping proxies for social and economic conditions in support of the SDGs

From  Gary Watmough on October 28th, 2020 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Roundtable of Sustainable Academic Travel - Carbon Offsetting to Reach Net Zero - October 2020

Recording of webinar held by the Roundtable of Sustainable Academic Travel (https://businesstravelroundtable.ac/) with Eli Mitchell-Larson, University of Oxford talking about use of Carbon Offsetting…

From  Sion Pickering on October 9th, 2020 0 likes 16 plays 0  

Sustainable Food Systems

Dr Fiona Borthwick introduces you to the key stages of the food system and how they are linked. We will look at the increasing global nature of food systems, the basic concept of sustainability and…

From  Elizabeth Garner-Foy on September 30th, 2020 0 likes 28 plays 0  

Interview with Jean Martin-Bauer

Dr Fiona Borthwick talks to Jean-Martin Bauer, the World Food Programme (WFP) country director for the Republic of Congo Brazzaville, about the future of sustainable global food systems.

From  Elizabeth Garner-Foy on August 31st, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Interview with Laszlo Máthé

Dr Fiona Borthwick talks to Laszlo Máthé, Principle Sustainability Officer at New Britain Palm Oil, about the future of sustainable global food systems.

From  Elizabeth Garner-Foy on August 31st, 2020 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Interview with Mr Sangha

Dr Fiona Borthwick talks to Indian potato farmer, Mr Sangha, about his experiences of farming practice.

From  Elizabeth Garner-Foy on July 24th, 2020 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Interview with Liz Grant

Dr Fiona Borthwick speaks to Professor Liz Grant, Director of the Global Health Academy at the University of Edinburgh about sustainable global food systems.

From  Elizabeth Garner-Foy on July 23rd, 2020 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Interview with Geoff Simm

Dr Fiona Borthwick speaks to Geoff Simm, Director of the Global Academy of Agriculture and Food Security, and Chair of Global Agriculture and Food Security, about sustainable global food systems.

From  Elizabeth Garner-Foy on July 23rd, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Interview with Dominic Moran

Dr Fiona Borthwick speaks to Dominic Moran, Professor of Agricultural and Resource Economics at the University of Edinburgh about sustainable global food systems.

From  Elizabeth Garner-Foy on July 22nd, 2020 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Interview with Kate Rowell

Dr Fiona Borthwick speaks to Scottish beef farmer, Kate Rowell about sustainable global food systems.

From  Elizabeth Garner-Foy on July 22nd, 2020 0 likes 6 plays 0  

What is Food Security?

An introduction to food security from Dr Fiona Borthwick, Programme Director of the MSc in Global Food Security and Nutrition.

From  Elizabeth Garner-Foy on June 9th, 2020 0 likes 29 plays 0  

Women of Climate Change - training webinar to create more biographies of women on Wikipedia

This online training session was hosted Wikipedia Women in Red student intern Laura Rose Wood and was held on Monday 20th April 2020. The 1.5 training session introduced editors the how & why of…

From  Ewan McAndrew on April 21st, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Roundtable of Sustainable Academic Travel - Workshop 5 - Resources - April 2020

Recording from the Roundtable of Sustainable Academic Travel Workshop looking at resources available in the sector to address business travel emissions.

From  Sion Pickering on April 16th, 2020 0 likes 7 plays 0