This is the forth in the series of interviews that I had with Ayo Sokale. In this, Ayo asks me about ‘Climate Change and Children’.
Reading’s first Adaptation Plan 14 January 2020
As Chair of the Reading Climate Change Partnership, I was really pleased to commissioned the first Adaptation Plan for Reading. This will help us to understand some of the climate-related risks that we face in our town. It will also give us some guidance about how we should respond to prepare for these changes.
Central England Temperature with Climate Change Projections 9 December 2019
This is a graph that I have shown many, many times over the last few years. It is something I created to illustrate the scale of climate change, and how it will affect us in England.
Reading’s first Climate Change Adaptation Plan event (22 Oct) 18 November 2019
Write-up of our Town Hall event from 22nd Oct, in which we introduced the First Reading Climate Change Adaption Plan. #rdguk #adaptation #climatechange #Reading2050 #UKCP18
Reading Climate Strike – Sept 2019 20 September 2019
Originally posted as: https://readingcan.org.uk/reading-climate-strike-sept-2019 Well I needed a bit of a pick-me-up – joining the Reading Schools Climate Strike today certainly gave me that! There was a big crowd outside …
Originally posted as: https://readingcan.org.uk/things-you-can-do-about-climate-change-interview-with-chris-beales-rccp-chair This is the third in the series of interviews with Ayo Sokale, in which Ayo asks me ‘…what things you can do about climate change’. I hope …
Originally posted as: https://readingcan.org.uk/what-is-the-rccp-interview-with-chris-beales-rccp-chair In this second interview with Ayo Sokale, I talk about the Reading Climate Change Partnership (RCCP): who we are, and how we are trying to Get Reading …
Reading Schools Climate Change Summit 2018 10 December 2018
Originally posted as: https://readingcan.org.uk/reading-schools-climate-change-summit-2018 The annual UN Climate Conference, COP24 is taking place in Katowice, Poland. It started on the 2nd Dec and will finish on the 14th Dec. 190 countries are meeting …
IPCC Special Report 15 – Global warming of 1.5degC 16 October 2018
Prompted by calls from the Paris climate summit, the IPCC commissioned this report to look at the challenge of limiting climate change to 1.5 degC compared with 2 degC. The consequences for the world of just that half-a-degree difference are stark. And it is a real call to arms for the global race to zero carbon emissions.
ICN Schools Summit 29 September 2018
Originally posted as: https://readingcan.org.uk/icn-schools-summit It was my great pleasure to attend the InterClimate network (ICN) National Summit, on the 27 June. And it is great that the RCCP have been …