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Date and Time: 
Tuesday, November 29, 2016 - 08:30 to 13:00

Guest of Honour: Chris Stark, Director of Energy and Climate Change, Scottish Government

The End of Growth

By Robert Lyons on 9th November 2016
Date and Time: 
Monday, November 28, 2016 - 18:30 to 20:30

House of Commons, London

The APPG on the Limits to Growth has launched a landmark debate in the Houses of Parliament. In a world of environmental and social limits, is there still a role for economic growth in delivering a sustainable prosperity?

Nature of Prosperity Dialogue

By Robert Lyons on 22nd November 2016
Date and Time: 
Monday, November 28, 2016 - 13:30 to 17:30

1.30 – 5.30 pm, Monday 28 November, Westminster

Innovations for Sustainable Mobility

By Robert Lyons on 9th November 2016
Date and Time: 
Friday, November 25, 2016 - 10:00 to 16:00

Nottingham

Co-producing neighbourhood resilience

By Robert Lyons on 9th November 2016
Date and Time: 
Thursday, November 24, 2016 - 17:00 to 20:30

Sheffield

Date and Time: 
Monday, November 21, 2016 - 09:00 to 13:00

Cardiff

This seminar, organised by Policy Forum for Wales, is timed to follow the publication of the first State of Natural Resources Report from Natural Resources Wales and comes ahead of the statutory National Natural Resources Policy, due to be published in Spring 2017.  Keynote addresses will be given by Matthew Bell, chief executive, Committee on Climate Change and Mike Evans, head of evidence, knowledge and advice, Natural Resources Wales. 

Date and Time: 
Monday, November 14, 2016 - 10:30 to Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 15:00

University of Surrey

Date and Time: 
Friday, November 11, 2016 - 09:30 to 18:00

11 November 2016, 09.30 - 18.00, Barking, London

Barking Riverside is one of the most ambitious and important new developments in the UK and an NHS England designated Healthy New Towns demonstrator site. We aim to design and deliver interventions which increase healthy life expectancy, reduce health inequalities, and support inclusion and healthy ageing for all those living and working in the locality.

Date and Time: 
Thursday, November 10, 2016 - 09:00 to Friday, November 11, 2016 - 15:00
London

Registration is open for this two-day workshop bringing together expertise from the cognitive science, psychology, climate science and policy-making communities, with the goal of improving accessibility to climate science evidence. Up-to-date understandings on presenting complex scientific information for decision-making, such as data presented in graphs and maps, and through language, will be presented and discussed. Future research goals and opportunities for collaboration will also be explored.

Child in the City Conference 2016

By Editor on 28th September 2016
Date and Time: 
Monday, November 7, 2016 - 14:00 to Wednesday, November 9, 2016 - 16:00

Ghent, Belgium

The Child in the City Conference is organised to enable social scientists, researchers, practitioners, politicians and city planners from all over the world to share their thoughts and develop new ideas to meet the needs of children in modern cities.  

This year’s conference themes are:

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