Social Responsibility and Sustainability

COP21: Videos and blogs

Join Edinburgh's academics, students and policy experts as they tell us more about the COP21 Paris Climate Summit. This series of videos and articles will help you to understand what's happening, what the University is doing, and what the main issues mean.

Edinburgh Action for the Climate

The University of Edinburgh at COP21

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What is COP21?

Dave Reay

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Edinburgh's Action for the Climate campaign

Charlie Jeffery

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What is COP21 all about?

Annalisa Savaresi

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What we are doing about climate change

Dave Gorman

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Scotland's Climate Change Act

Ragne Low

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Scotland's Emissions Reduction Targets

Andy Kerr

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What Scotland can offer to COP21

Ed Craig

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Why I'm going to COP21

Hannah Ritchie

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What result do we want?

Dave Reay

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Take COP21 with a pinch of salt

Jelte Harnmeijer

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Feeling the heat over climate change

Ragne Low, The Scotsman

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Want to learn more?

Attend an event about the Paris summit.

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Paris Agreement unlikely to be a treaty

Annalisa Savaresi

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Paris attacks

Following the 13 November attacks, we have changed our plans and many staff and students are no longer attending the conference.

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Climate Enlightenment

Dave Reay

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What is carbon accounting?

Matthew Brander

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What does it mean to be a global movement?

Kirby Fullerton

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The Bottom Line - daily updates

Alexander Lewis-Jones

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Turning Our Backs on 2oC

Hannah Ritchie

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COP21: What happened in week 1?

Dave Reay

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Scaling up climate-smart agriculture

Dhanush Dinesh

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Attending with 2050 Climate Group

Shona Rawlings

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Staff, students and alumni at COP21

Dave Reay

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Climate Sensitivity

Roy Thompson

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"The Earliest Hero of Climate Change"

Roy Thompson

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Back soon

We're taking a short break for the winter holidays, but will be back in January.