Channel: Online Lecture Series: 1.5 °C global warming by 2030? Consequences | risk reduction | adaption
Lecture 1: Tuesday | 25th May 2021 | 18:30 – 19:30 (CEST)Introduction: Dieter Westerkamp, Technology and Society, VDI, Düsseldorf, Germany
DescriptionClimate and climate change are global system relevant influences that affect all of us. In many public discussions, however, there is a lack of understanding of the causal relationships. This is most evident in global warming. On the one hand, it is an indicator of change and, at the same time, a control variable that forms the basis for political climate goals and measures, such as the Paris Agreement of 2015 or the EU Green Deal.