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Weekly Seminar Series

Weekly seminars by the Cambridge Centre for Environment, Energy, and Natural Resource Governance, on Thursdays at The David Attenborough Building


The Cambridge Centre for Environment, Energy, and Natural Resource Governance (CEENRG) is hosting a weekly seminar series throughout the 2017-2018 academic year. These are informal and friendly talks allowing discussion of on-going work for PhD students, early career and senior researchers. Seminars take place every Thursday, 2-3pm, room 2.49. The presenter is expected to speak for 30-45 mins to allow substantial time for discussion. The talks are followed by a coffee break (coffee and nibbles provided) in the Common Room of the David Attenborough Building (DAB)

 The calendar for Michaelmas term 2017 can be found in poster format here.


  • 19 October
    Professor Timothy Swanson, The Graduate Institute, Geneva
    Conservation for the 21st Century: thinking about land use in the long run ‐population, food security and urbanisation

  • *24 October (Tuesday)
    Professor Kelly Sims Gallagher, TUFTS University 
    Explaining climate policy outcomes in the United States and China
    Seminar organised in coordination with the Cambridge Institute for Public Policy. It will take place on Tuesday 2-3pm, room 1.25, David Attenborough Building

  • 02 November
    Dr. Francesco Cecchi, University of Groningen
    Relaxing Trust and Liquidity Constraints to Enhance Weather Insurance Uptake: a Randomized Control Trial in Ethiopia

  • 09 November
    Bruce Liggitt, Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB)
    Saving Africa’s Special Places

  • 16 November
    Dr. Rafael Feltran-Barbieri, World Resource Institute (WRI), Brazil
    Natural Infrastructure for Water in Brazil: Cantareira System

  • 23 November
    Dr. Joanna Depledge, C-EENRG, University of Cambridge
    The implications of the US withdrawal from the Paris Agreement

  • **30 November
    Dr. Henkde Vries, Rotterdam School of Management
    Standards in energy and environment: implications for innovation policy
    Seminar organised in coordination with the Centre for Science, Technology and Innovation Policy (CSTI). It will take place on Thursday 2-3pm, at the Institute for Manufacturing in West Cambridge.




Past seminars: Michaelmas 2016 poster, Lent 2017 poster.