Climate Change Science and Policy [S-12-14]

Presenter: Jon Rosales
Location: Canton Free Library
Classes: 1 Session 2.0 hours
Dates: Mon 6:00 PM 05/21
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This presentation has three parts: 1) a review of the most recent climate science relevant to global policy; 2) an update on current global policy as developed by the United Nations; 3) an assessment of future prospects for global action on climate change.

Jon Rosales is an associate professor of environmental studies at SLU. His research focuses on climate change, particularly the impacts of climate change on indigenous peoples in the Arctic. Jon has published dozens of articles on climate change and is currently the director of the Alaskans Sharing Indigenous Knowledge (AKSIK) project.

NOTE: Please browse the web links on “Climate Change...”  before the presentation (especially the AKSIK project web site www.aksik.org which features video commentary from native villagers living in the Arctic).

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Please browse the following web sites in advance of the presentation, :



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