Webinars@SocEnv: CLIMATE CHANGE - A 2020 Perspective | Part 4
Tell a Friend About This EventTell a Friend
Webinars@SocEnv: CLIMATE CHANGE - A 2020 Perspective | Part 4

26/05/2020
When: Tuesday, 26th May 2020
12.00 - 13.00
Where: Society for the Environment Webinar
United Kingdom
Contact: Phil Underwood
+44 (0) 345 337 2951

« Go to Upcoming Event List  


Register for free, here »


The final part of a four part series focused on the topic of "Climate Change - A 2020 Perspective". This new webinar series continues our cross-disciplinary, knowledge sharing, expert led webinars designed to provide good practice case studies and insight into key topics from a range of sectors - providing different perspectives, but all with the goal of protecting and enhancing our environment. 

We hear from Chartered Environmentalists from professional bodies, universities and independent consultancies. Sub-topics under the umbrella theme include the likely impact of climate change on global water security and the roles of materials, Environmental Impact Assessment and countryside professionals in tackling climate change.

While our CEnv speakers and those linked with their work are specialists in their field, they provide the perspectives from different sectors, which makes for an interesting debate. Each webinar includes a Q&A - with the opportunity to submit your questions prior to and during the webinar itself. 

To find out more about the speakers and their talks for part four, and/or to listen and participate for free on Tuesday, 26th May 2020 (12:00 - 13:00 BST), please keep reading. 

 

Talk #1:

Land Use Professionals and Net Zero

Who do you work with? The importance of networking for the good husbandry of our countryside. 

By Ross Weddle CEnv - Principal, Immanent Associates Ltd 

 

Ross has 30 years of experience working with trees and in land management.He now specialises in Urban and Continuous Cover Forestry. Ross is a Chartered Environmentalist via the Institute of Chartered ForestersFellow of the Royal Society of Arts and a Board Member at the Society for the Environment. 


Talk #2:

Jobs in a Changing Climate

Based on a view of two stages – pre full climate change where we still hope to be able to minimize impacts and post tipping point leading to irreversible changes to climate potentially from 2030 onwards – what does this mean in terms of jobs?  Where there is a challenge – and we are facing a massive one – there are also opportunities, as well as things to be left behind.  Measures taken during the coronavirus crisis may be giving us some indication of what could be done and what types of jobs may, almost, be a thing of the past – if we are serious about trying to curb emissions.  Food for thought rather than a precise solution.

By Kirsten Rottcher CEnv - Independent Consultant, RoettcherKonsult

Kirsten’s work includes environmental & social management planning, impact assessment, from baseline studies to strategic assessment with strong focus on stakeholder engagement and institutional capacity assessment. Sectors of work include transport, energy, urban development, decentralized rural development and natural resource management.

Kirsten has been fortunate to work in many different countries, mainly in Africa and the Middle East.  Her carbon footprint is horrendous – something which she and undoubtedly many in similar roles would love to change.


Interested in Watching?

Register for free, here »


 

Other Webinars in this Series

This webinar is one of four in this free 'Climate Change' series. Click on the links below to find out about other webinars in this series:

 

Listen Back to Previous Webinars

All of our webinars are recorded and available to view again and again for free. Check out our previous webinars by selecting the relevant series: 

Professional bodies licensed to award the Chartered Environmentalist registration:

Society for the Environment
EC1.1 Enterprise Centre, Puma Way 
Coventry, West Midlands CV1 2TT.
© Copyright 2020 Society for the Environment. All rights reserved.

Privacy Statement

This website uses cookies to store information on your computer. Some of these cookies are used for visitor analysis, others are essential to making our site function properly and improve the user experience. By using this site, you consent to the placement of these cookies. Click Accept to consent and dismiss this message or Deny to leave this website. Read our Privacy Statement for more.