▶ Rupert Read – Transformative Adaptation

November 11, 2021 from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm

Speaker: Green Party of England and Wales

Event type: hybrid

Description: 

What will it mean if COP fails, and how should we respond? 
Rupert Read, co-founder of GreensCAN and former XR strategist and spokesperson, on how any failure at COP needs to be seen as an opportunity to facilitate a huge awakening of climate-consciousness and a shift toward deep adaptation. 

Speaker:

Professor Rupert Read is an environmental philosopher, co-founder of GreensCAN and co-founder of the Green House think tank. He was previously a councillor for the Green Party and a spokesperson for Extinction Rebellion. His books include This Civilisation is Finished: Conversations on the End of EmpireWhat Lies Beyond, and Extinction Rebellion: Insights from the Inside, and in 2021 he co-edited Deep Adaptation: Navigating the Realities of Climate Chaos. He has also written for major media outlets such as the Guardian, the Independent, and Byline Times.

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This event will also be livestreamed COP26.tv

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