In a significant escalation, policymakers are seeking to undermine or discard research showing the most dire risks of inaction on climate change.
Frank BiermannWith all recent #climateaction, #climatestrike and #greenwave, one almost forgets Donald #Trump. Now this: “Trump Administration hardens its attack on climate science”, reports New York Times.
Realisation of the UN’s Agenda 2030 - the global blueprint for the future well-being of the planet and its people - requires transformative and urgent change in the world’s currently unsustainable practices. The greatest minds, resources, business...
Frank BiermannThe InterAcademy Partnership – a global network of 140 science academies – published new report of its project on “Improving Scientific Input to Global Policymaking with a focus on SDGs”, setting out actionable recommendations for science community.
Numerous recent studies project that ‘climate engineering’ technologies might need to play a major role in the future. Such technologies may carry major risks for developing countries that are often...
In 2017 kwam 6,6 procent van de in Nederland opgewekte energie uit hernieuwbare bronnen. Volgend jaar moet dat 14 procent zijn.
Frank BiermannNetherlands is one of the worst performers in Europe when it comes to renewable energy. Only 6.6% of our energy is from renewable sources. How will you explain this to the #climatestrike school kids from @Youth4ClimateNL , Mr @MinPres? Source
The core tasks of the Dean are: To develop, implement and enhance the faculty's strategy in the field of teaching, research and valorisation, in accordance with the university's strategy: continued promotion of excellence in research and agenda...