Institute for Environmental Futures

The climate emergency and global species extinction crisis call for urgent action to ensure the future habitability of our planet. The world must achieve net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 to stay below the threshold for dangerous climate change of +1.5°C. The Institute for Environmental Futures carries out transformative and transdisciplinary research into human-environment systems together with our stakeholders and partners. We co-develop policy solutions and innovations towards an environmentally sustainable future.

An introduction to the Institute for Environmental Futures by the institute’s director, Professor Heiko Balzter.

Institute for Environmental Futures events

Between Scylla and Charybdis: Communication strategies by environmental actors to mobilise supporters and battle climate disinformation on digital networks

Presenter: Professor Athina Karatzogianni
Date: Tuesday 13 December
Time: 2.00pm - 3.00pm (refreshments will be served after the seminar)
Location: Online and Charles Wilson Building, Belvoir City Lounge, University of Leicester

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Environmental Futures Café

The Institute for Environmental Futures invites you to join its Environmental Futures Café every Monday until the end of December from 11.00am - 11.30am. Whether you want to talk about environmental issues, discuss research ideas or just want to ask your questions, you are welcome to join.

Find us in room G02, Bennett Building, University Road, Leicester, LE1 7RH.

Contact the Institute - ief@leicester.ac.uk

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