Environment on the Edge 2006 - 2007

Author: McGlade, J., Leggett, J., Vann, I., Zhang, J., Moore, B., Saxon, R., Fisk, D.
Date Published: January 2008
ISBN: 978-92-807-2928-3

This publication presents five of the lectures from the 2006 - 2007 'Environment on the Edge' lecture series. It includes the following themes:

•Europe on the edge Professor - Jacqueline McGlade
•Are we running out of oil? - Dr Jeremy Leggett and Dr Ian Vann
•The impacts of the Three Gorges Dam - Professor Zhang Jing
•Humans and carbon: a Faustian bargain? - Professor Berrien Moore III
•Valuing sustainability - Richard Saxon CBE
•Transport: a case of systematic sclerosis? - Professor David Fisk

This lecture series is the result of collaboration between New Hall and St. Edmund's College, Cambridge University, the UNEP World Conservation Monitoring Centre and the British Antarctic Survey. The lectures and this publication are sponsored by BP.