Past Events

Financing a Green and Just Recovery from COVID-19

Speaker(s): Naïm Abou-Jaoudé, Sharan Burrow, Rathin Roy, Rhian-Mari Thomas, Nick Robins
2 Mar 2021 at Online event

Hosted by LSE Festival: Shaping the Post-COVID World How can we combine recovery from COVID-19 with the shift to an…




International Climate Politics after the US Presidential Election

Speaker(s): Professor Anne-Marie Slaughter, Professor Lord Stern, Laurence Tubiana, Professor Peter Trubowitz, Dr Robert Falkner
9 Nov 2020 at Online (via Zoom)

Hosted by the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment and the United States Centre Taking place one…


The Triple Dividend of Resilience: from concept to application

Speaker(s): Swenja Surminski, Emily Wilkinson, Thomas Tanner, Ulrich Volz, Viktor Roezer
5 Nov 2020 at Online (via Zoom)

The Triple Dividend of Resilience (TDR) Framework was developed by the Overseas Development Institute (ODI), London School of Economics (LSE), and…


Climate Change and the Governance of Corporations: Lessons from the Retail Sector

Speaker(s): Dr Rory Sullivan, Professor Andy Gouldson, Helena Viñes Fiestas, Hugh Wheelan, Mike Barry
4 Nov 2020 at Online - via Gotowebinar

A webinar discussion with Dr Rory Sullivan and Professor Andy Gouldson, authors of Climate Change and the Governance of Corporations: Lessons from the Retail Sector. With expert insights from: Clare Richards (Church of England Pensions Board) Helena Viñes Fiestas (BNP Paribas Asset Management) Hugh Wheelan (Responsible Investor) Mike Barry (mikebarryeco and previously Marks & Spencer) Register […]




Climate Change (And Other Stories)

Speaker(s): Zena Edwards, Glen Gostlow, Michal Nachmany, Chris Redmond, Liv Torc
5 Mar 2020 at Saw Swee Hock Student Centre, LSE, London

Leading poets and researchers explore climate change fact and feeling with improvised music from the Tongue Fu Band – London’s leading spoken word and music show. Hosted by poet/musician Chris … read more »


Financing a Global Climate Deal

Speaker(s): Dr Ann Pettifor, Gianpiero Nacci, Rhian-Mari Thomas, Steve Waygood, Professor Nick Robins
3 Mar 2020 at Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building, LSE, London.

A key challenge for the COP26 climate conference to be held in Glasgow in November 2020 is to agree how to harness the world’s financial system behind a rapid transition … read more »