Lecture: Resilience building in the Anthropocene: the case of least developed countries

Thursday 25th January 2018
17:30
Location: 
Tanner Room
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Resilience building in the Anthropocene: the case of least developed countries, a lecture by Professor Pauline Dube, ACU Visiting Fellow.

Professor Pauline Dube is Associate Professor in the Department of Environmental Science at the University of Botswana (UB) with a PhD from the University of Queensland, Australia. In 2012 she held a Visiting Research Fellowship position at the National Climate Change Adaptation Research Facility (NCCARF), Griffith University, Australia. Pauline is a global environmental change scientist with teaching and research areas extending to social and biophysical aspects of the environment including applications of Remote Sensing, land degradation/desertification, wild land fires, energy and environment, gender and environment, impacts of climate change, vulnerability and adaptation, sustainable development, and environmental hazards and disasters. She contributed to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change assessment reports which received the Nobel Peace Prize in 2007.