Events

"Climate change impacts and adaptation options in agriculture", Josef Eitzinger - Climate Change and Climate Crisis - Ringvorlesung an der Universität Wien 13.15


This lecture series is a sequel to the lecture series "Climate change and climate crisis. Interdisciplinary perspectives" and "Climate change and climate crisis. Future perspectives and concepts". It will address current issues of climate change and climate crisis through the lenses of various disciplines, such as climate science, geography, economics, cultural studies, political science, law, finance and more.

All of the national and international speakers are well-known researchers in their respective fields and beyond. Many of them participate in public debates about the probable effects of the current climate crisis and about possible remedies.

Join us! Live u:stream link Thursday at 1:15 p.m.

  • "Climate change impacts and adaptation options in agriculture", 02.12.2021

Josef Eitzinger is  Professor for Agrometeorology at the Institute of Meteorology and Climatology at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences Vienna (BOKU), Austria.

  • "Can we achieve climate resilient development of all?", 09.12.2021

Lisa Schipper is research fellow at the Environmental Change Institute, University of Oxford, UK, exploring the interlinkages between climate change and human development and Lead Author of the IPCC 6th Assessment Report.

  • "TOPIC: Environmental Law", 16.12.2021

Michaela Krömer is an attorney-at-law for the law firm Krömer concentrating on cases  concerning climate crisis and migration.

  • 13.01.2022 TBA
  • "TOPIC: Moral Philosophy, Bioethics and Environmental Ethics", 20.01.2022

Thomas Potthast is Professor for Ethics, Theory and History of the Life Sciences at the University of Tübingen, Germany with a focus on environmental ethics.

  • Panel Discussion on "TOPIC: Distributive Justice and Imperial Mode of Living", 27.01.2021

Ulrich Brand is Professor for International Politics at the University of Vienna with a research focus on the internationalisation of the state, social-ecological topics and Green Economy.

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