Sustainable Jamboree support ACOSS Climate Change Risk Planning seminar
Monday, 11 October, 2010 - 09:00 - 16:00
Sustainable Jamboree is attending the following event and encourages others to join them by registering via: http://acoss.org.au/events/view/642/
Event 12 Oct - Climate change risk planning for the not for profit sector
Presented by: Dr Karl Mallon
Where: Riverside Hotel, 20 Montague Road, Southbank, Brisbane, QLD
When: Tuesday 12 Oct 2010 from 9:30am to 4:30pm (Australia/Queensland)
Online registrations close: Thursday 7 Oct 2010 5:30pm (Australia/Queensland)
Cost Members: $50 Non Members: $75 Govt/Corp: $150 (GST inclusive) Refreshments and lunch provided
Climate change is all but certain. From drought and bushfire to greenhouse pollution and emissions trading schemes, what are the potential impacts of climate change?
How will climate change affect the community sector and the services we provide?
What risks does climate change pose to the sector and our clients?
How do we cut through the tangle of climate change issues?
What can we do? How can we prepare?
WHAT DOES IT COVER?
Better understand the complex impacts of climate change and responses;
Analyse vulnerability to climate change;
Develop a risk mitigation strategy for your organisation;
Contribute to sector-wide thinking and responses.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
Staff and management of not-for profit organisations who are responsible for organisational policy, strategic planning, service delivery and future proofing.
PRESENTER: DR KARL MALLON
Karl is Director of Science and Systems at Climate Risk Pty Ltd. Karl has worked on climate and energy policy for twenty years. He specialises in mitigation and adaptation. He knows the not for profit sector.
Event Website: http://acoss.org.au/events/view/642/
Event Host: ACOSS is the Australian Council for Social Services. www.acoss.org.au