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Climate Change Adaptation Fundamentals professional development course

Upcoming Events

Feb 3
Climate Change Adaptation Fundamentals professional development course Royal Roads University and the Inspiring Climate Action project Feb 3, 2020 : 8:00 am to Mar 3, 2020 : 11:00 pm

The Inspiring Climate Action: BC Professionals’ Adaptation Network project has released their first professional development course offering. Starting early next year, Climate Change Adaptation Fundamentals will be facilitated by Dr. Stewart Cohen, a contributing scientist to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC).

Designed for members of Professional Associations across BC, this course will equip participants with the knowledge to

  • Explain the core concepts of climate science
  • Distinguish between weather, climate variability and climate change
  • Describe current climate trends, regional impacts and the role of adaptation
  • Analyse different regional climate change scenarios, impacts, and opportunities for adaptation and mitigation
  • Develop a high-level plan for integrating climate change adaptation into practice.

The course starts on Feb. 3rd, 2020 and will run for four weeks - so register now! Please find out more and/or register here:

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Victoria, BC V9B 5Y2
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