The Hay Festival

Saturday, June 3, 2017 - 14:30
The Ladybird Experts: The Knowledge
Join Tony, Emily Schuckburgh, Steve Jones and Jim Al-Khalili, the authors of the first three books in the new Ladybird Books series.

The Changing Global Policy Landscape And Implications For The Environment And Sustainability

Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 13:45
Join Tony for a facilitated panel discussion with Erik Solheim, Executive Director of UN Environment, and Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations and Dame Barbara Stocking, President of Murray Edwards College and former Chief Executive of Oxfam.
Find out about the role of science, advocacy and politics in the changing global po

University of Kent DICE Lecture

Thursday, March 9, 2017 - 18:30
Tony will be giving an open lecture on "Why ecology and economy must embrace" at The Durrell Institute for Conservation and Ecology and the School of Anthropology and Conservation.
The ongoing degradation of the natural world is often presented as a regrettable but inevitable 'price of progress'.

What Nature Does For Britain.

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - 19:30
From the peat bogs and woodlands that help to secure our water, to the bees and soils that produce most of the food we eat, Britain is rich in 'natural capital'.
Yet we take supplies of clean water and secure food for granted, rarely considering the free work that nature does for Britain.
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