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QES Climate Justice Scholar, Camila Bañales-Seguel, participates in the organization of the 2021 National Citizen Science Congress

The content of this post has been copied and translated from the University of Conceptión. Contributing to the creation of spaces for the analysis and discussion of initiatives on participatory citizen science in Chile and Latin America, Camila Bañales-Seguel, a student of the Doctorate in Environmental Sciences program at the University of Conceptión, is one […]

Prof. Patricia E. Perkins co-authors chapter in edited book "Gender, Climate Change and Livelihoods: Vulnerabilities and Adaptations"

QES Climate Justice Principal Investigator, Prof. Patricia Perkins and Balikisu Osman, a PhD candidate at the Faculty of Environmental and Urban Change at York University, co-authored a chapter in a book entitled Gender, Climate Change and Livelihoods: Vulnerabilities and Adaptations, edited by Joshua Eastin and Kendra Dupuy.  The chapter, which is entitled Bringing women’s livelihood […]

Katia Carolino presents at XXXIX International Congress of the Latin American Studies Association

QES Climate Justice scholar, Katia Carolino presented at the XXXIX International Congress of the Latin American Studies Association, which took place both virtually and in-person in Vancouver, Canada, between May 26 – 29, 2021. The Latin American Studies Association (LASA) is the largest professional association in the world for individuals and institutions engaged in the […]

23 March 2021 Webinar: Unpacking South Africa's Just Transition: A conversation with Saliem Fakir

Webinar: Unpacking South Africa's Just Transition: A conversation with Saliem Fakir Speaker: Saliem Fakir Facilitators: Andries Motau & Danford Chibvongodze Date & Time: Tuesday 23 March 2021, 16:00-17:00 SA Time Zoom Registration: https://ukzn.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYlf-mvqTgrGdHfx5oFctXhSkUP6fsG39K9 Topic In this webinar, Saliem Fakir will be unpacking what the Just Transition means in the context of a developing country such […]

Dr. Allan Iwama, Dr. Francisco Araos, and Prof. Patricia E. Perkins publish article in Environmental Sustainability Journal

QES Climate Justice scholars Dr. Allan Iwama and Dr. Francisco Araos together with our Project Director, Prof. Patricia E. Perkins published an article on Multiple knowledge systems and participatory actions in slow-onset effects of climate change: insights and perspectives in Latin America and the Caribbean in the Elsevier Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability Journal. The article […]

Three QES Climate Justice Scholars contribute to opinion article led by Lucas Ferrante, published in Die Erde - Journal of the Geographical Society of Berlin

QES Climate Justice scholars Marcondes Coelho, Daniela Campolina, and Katia Carolino recently contributed to an open-access opinion article led by Lucas Ferrante of the Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas da Amazônia (INPA)/National Institute for Research in the Amazon. The article was published in Die Erde - Journal of the Geographical Society of Berlin and can be […]

QES Climate Justice Scholar, José Langa's Research Featured in Several Mozambican News Outlets

QES Climate Justice Scholar, José Langa's research was featured in several Mozambican news outlets this month. The news articles highlight Langa's efforts to create a map of climate risks for the cities of Beira and Maputo. The articles, which are available in Portuguese, can be viewed by clicking on the following links: https://www.dw.com/pt-002/investigadores-mo%C3%A7ambicanos-est%C3%A3o-a-desenvolver-mapa-de-risco-clim%C3%A1tico/a-56586624 https://www.jornalnoticias.co.mz/index.php/tecnologias/100554-estudo-avalia-risco-climatico-que-maputo-e-beira-correm https://www.rtp.pt/noticias/mundo/cidades-mocambicanas-precisam-de-mapa-de-risco-climatico_n1297545 […]

QES Climate Justice Launches YouTube Channel

We are delighted to share our new YouTube Channel! Please visit our channel regularly for videos of our various projects. Despite challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, our scholars are working diligently to complete their respective projects while following local health protocols. We take this opportunity to thank and acknowledge their efforts and that of […]