professional development

Academic Earth: Climate change leture series

This freely available lecture series explores the issue of climate change through 12 lectures (each approximately 1hr 30mins). The subjects explored are: The Science of Climate Change The Economics of Climate Change Financing Adaptation Insurance The International Climate Regime Engaging the Developing World Climate Change and Biodiversity Climate and Trade Law: The Biofuels Problem Massachusetts v. EPA and its Aftermath Putting a Price on Carbon - Cap & Trade, Carbon Tax Current Federal Statues and Litigation State initiatives

Climate Change Action Pack

As stated by the Local Government and Shires Association of NSW this web-based Climate Change Action Pack "is intended to support councils in addressing the significant challenge climate change presents. The Pack aims to enhance understanding of the impact of climate change on Local Government's areas of responsibility and assist Local Government to mitigate and adapt to climate change" The site has a diverse array of adaptation guides, presentation material, climate projections for NSW and examples of best practice - which the user can explore (and upload) case studies by region or theme.