Wednesday, April 23, 2014

The Climate Connection: journeys into the heart of the climate change debate

November 26, 2009 by Kath  
Filed under BBC, News, People stories

TX from 30 November, BBC World Service The Climate Connection follows five people as they embark on a journey of self-exploration – each championing an issue that they believe is at the centre of climate change debate.    Produced in partnership with The Open University, in each programme one person from a different part of the [...]

Coming soon:Creative Climate – the diary of a changing world 2010-2020

November 20, 2009 by Kath  
Filed under BBC, News, People stories

2010-2020 will be a key decade in human history as global environmental change issues move increasingly to the fore. A new project from the OU, Creative Climate, which is led by Dr Joe Smith, will be going beyond the headlines and making a space for many people to tell their personal stories of how they [...]

You ask the questions – at COP15

November 20, 2009 by Kath  
Filed under News, People stories, Policy, Politics

Who will be asking the big questions at the UN Climate Change Conference in December? Obama? Brown? Sarkozy? What about you? If you had the chance to pose a question to the world’s foremost experts on global warming, what would you ask? The Open University is giving you the chance to do just that. We’re [...]

Climate change film takes prize in international competition

November 12, 2009 by Matt  
Filed under People stories

An Open University short film on the social impacts of climate change has won international recognition in a major new film competition run by the World Bank.  Taking second place in a global field of 80 entries, the film ‘Climate Change in Bangladesh – Who Will Pay?’ by The Open University gives voice to the [...]