CASCADE-NET SEMINAR 8: LOUGHBOROUGH

Here is the final programme for Seminar 8 (Loughborough University) – Co-creative strategies with Civil Society for resilience: role of the arts and humanities. (7th Feb 2020). You will find attached the Zoom video links per talk for those of you who would like to participate remotely. Please let us know if you are planning to attend remotely in case we need to contact you with any technical issues etc.
If you haven’t already signed up and would like to, please do so here

Travel bursaries (up to £80) are available for Early Career Researchers (e.g. PhD student; postdoctoral researcher) and Civic Society organisations. Please contact me for further details.

SEMINAR 6 will be in London

ESRC Seminar Series CASCADE-NET: Civil Agency, Society and Climate Adaptation to Weather Extremes

Seminar 6: Less heard voices within Civil Society for resilience: engaging diverse groups in knowledge exchange and capacity building

We are pleased to announce a one-day seminar workshop on exploring the how less heard voices within Civil Society can be engaged in building local resilience in the context of climate change and extreme weather.

Date: Friday 21st June 2019 10.30-16.00
Venue: Committee Room 3, City Hall, The Queen’s Walk, London SE1 2AA

The event is co-organised by: London Climate Change Partnership and the Centre for Water, Communities and Resilience, University of the West of England, Bristol, working with a number of individuals and agencies.

Please see attached for further details. Please register for this event here

Seminar timetable

Seminar timetable
No. Themes Seminar Title  
1 T1-3 Civil Society’s agency and extreme weather events: dichotomies in theory and practice
2 CITIZENSHIP (T1) The role of Civil Society’s agency in governance and contingency planning: citizenship, participation and social learning
3 Civil Society and Emergency Response: conflicting discourses of dependency and empowerment
4 Civil Society, risk and climate change: science, perception, communication and exchange
5 SPACES (T2) New risk knowledges and social learning – platforms and social networks for knowledge sharing and capacity building
6 Less heard voices within Civil Society for resilience: engaging diverse groups in knowledge exchange and capacity building
7 INNOVATIONS (T3) Technical innovation for Civil Society’s resilience to risk: Creation, adoption, dissemination
8 Co-creative strategies with Civil Society for resilience: role of the arts and humanities
9 T1-3 Capacity building within Civil Society: long term resilience to extreme weather risk