UN70 Seminar Series: climate change and post-2015 development agenda series

SDG 13 - Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impactsThe Seminar Series aims to increase awareness and understanding in Australia of climate change issues, as well as the UN process leading to the Paris Conference and of the activities the UN system is undertaking in the region to address climate change and sustainable development. At the same time, it is hoped that the Series will inform people as to what they can do to take action. The Series is one of a number of activities being undertaken to mark the 70th anniversary of the United Nations.

Schedule:

Brisbane, UNAA Queensland
4 June, 12:30 – 14:30
Lunchtime seminar
Grifith University, South Bank, Queensland College of Art, Lecture Theatre S05_2.04
Website: http://www.unaaqld.org.au/

Sydney, UNAA New South Wales
5 June, 09:05 – 11:30
WED Climate Summit
The Mint, 10 Macquarie St, Sydney
Website: http://www.unaa.org.au/unaa- worldenvironmentday.html

Melbourne, UNAA Victoria
5 June 18:30 – 22:30
WED Awards
Ballroom. Park Hyatt
1 Parliament Square, off Parliament Place
Website: http://www.unaavictoria.org. au/events/world-environment- day-awards-2015-presentation- dinner/

Melbourne
6 June 09:30 – 11:30
Morning Tea Seminar
RACV City Club, 501 Bourke St

Hobart, UNAA Tasmania
6 June 18:00 – 19:00
WED Lecture
Aurora Lecture Theatre, IMAS Waterfront Building, Castray Esplanade, University of Tasmania
Website: http://www.events.utas.edu.au/ 2015/june/climate-change-and- the-pacific

Adelaide, UNAA South Australia
8 June 18:00 – 19:30
Common Room, Kathleen Lumley College, 51 Finniss Street
Website: http://www.unaasa.org.au/

Perth, UNAA Western Australia
10 June 18:00 – 19:30
“The Climate Talks”
Bayliss Lecture Theatre, University of WA
Website: http://www.unaa-wa.org.au/ modx/pdfs/TheClimateTalks.pdf

Darwin, UNAA Northern Territory
10 June 17:30 – 19:30
Climate Change Seminar
ACIKE Blue 2A Theatre,
CDU Casuarina Campus
Website: http://www.unaa.org.au/welcome-to-the-unaa-in-the-nt.html