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Living with environmental uncertainty

The Cabot Institute brings together world-class expertise, developing truly multidisciplinary research programmes to tackle the challenges of uncertain environmental change.

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Our BIG Green Week event - Nicaragua's progress towards 90% renewable energy 

A special talk by Nicaraguan Ambassador Guisell Morales-Eschaverry followed by a panel discussion.

View the presentation slides and photos.

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Green and Black

In 2015 and 2016, the Cabot Institute worked with Policy Bristol, the Green Capital Partnership and Ujima Radio to explore issues of Black and Minority Ethnic (BAME) inclusion during the European Green Capital Year.

Download the report and review from this project.

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Cabot Institute Innovation Fund open for applications

A total of ~£30k is available to share between projects which focus on how we depend on and shape our planet.

Read more about this funding opportunity and apply. Deadline for applications 31 July.

Middle Earth

What can we learn about climate from Lord of the Rings?

Prof Dan Lunt explores how we can understand and improve our predictions of future climate change and how the climate of Middle Earth is not so different to areas of the UK today.

Listen again to Dan's inaugural lecture.