Daily Archives: February 11, 2017

Food Policy in the Age of Trump (Danielle Nierenberg, Food Tank, at the 2017 Food Tank Summit)


Danielle Nierenberg

Published on Feb 11, 2017

Keynote: Dani Nierenberg, President of Food Tank at the 2017 Food Tank Summit held at George Washington University.

Filmed and Produced by Brendan Kownacki for Food Tank.
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Interview: Bruce Goldstein, President, Farmworker Justice, at the 2017 Food Tank Summit


Danielle Nierenberg

Published on Feb 11, 2017

Interview: Bruce Goldstein, President, Farmworker Justice, at the 2017 Food Tank Summit held at George Washington University.

Filmed and Produced by Brendan Kownacki for Food Tank.
Read and watch more: foodtank.com

Food-Matters

How to help those displaced by climate change?


Al Jazeera English

Published on Feb 11, 2017

Our climate is changing at a rate that’s exceeded most scientific forecasts and impacting lives around the world.
140 million people have been displaced from their homes because of natural disasters linked to climate change.
The UN says the number of so-called ‘climate refugees’ could reach 300 million by 2050.
Drought, floods, fires and extreme temperatures can leave entire communities and cities without shelter, clean water and basic supplies.

So, what should be done about it?

Presenter : Hazem Sika

Guests:

Asad Rehman – Head of International Climate at Friends of the Earth – the organisers of the London conference.

Sterling Burnett – Research Fellow on Environmental Policy and Managing Editor of Environment & Climate News with the Heartland Institute.

Jonathan Neale – Co-ordinator with Global Climate Jobs.

‘Climate change: what’s new, what’s next?’ with Karen Florini


Oxford Martin School

Scheduled for Feb 21, 2017

In the geophysical world as well as the policy realm, major climate developments have been coming thick and fast over the last year. Former U.S. Deputy Special Envoy for Climate Change and Oxford Martin Visiting Fellow Karen Florini explores some recent highlights as well as possible future directions.

Oxford Martin School,
University of Oxford
www.oxfordmartin.ox.ac.uk

“Exploring our inner space: discovering the deep sea and assessing human impact”


Oxford Martin School

Streamed live on Feb 9, 2017

Professor Alex Rogers

Oxford Martin School,
University of Oxford
www.oxfordmartin.ox.ac.uk

What is Info-Gap Theory?


Oxford Martin School

Published on Feb 3, 2017

Oxford Martin Visiting Fellow Professor Yakov Ben-Haim introduces Info-Gap Theory, a method for supporting model-based decisions under severe uncertainty.

Oxford Martin School,
University of Oxford
www.oxfordmartin.ox.ac.uk

Hub Culture Davos 2017 – Achim Steiner, Director of the Oxford Martin School


Hub Culture

Published on Jan 19, 2017

Executive Editor, Edie Lush talks with Achim Steiner, Director of the Oxford Martin School about their center for 21st century challenge research bringing together mathematicians, physicists, biologists, philosophers, engineers to work on anything from pandemics to the future of work