2019 Global Issues Speaker Series - Tai Tokerau Campus

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Through the 2019 Global Issues Speaker Series, the University of Auckland and the Public Policy Institute have collaborated to bring the best learning on a range of global issues captured in tertiary institutions and make this more accessible to communities and in particular to Tai Tokerau.

The talks start at 6pm and are hosted at Whangarei Central Library on 5 Rust Avenue, Whangarei.

Listed below are some of the speakers and topics scheduled for 2019.

Watch this space for registration details closer to the date.

 

Speaker

Topic

Date

Myles Allen, Professor of Climate Dynamics, Oxford University
Carbon challenge for climate change Thursday 21 March 2019
Marcia Langton, Professor and foremost Aboriginal scholar in Australia Ancient Aboriginal knowledge for modern social problems Thursday 2 May 2019
Speaker TBC Tranformational leadership of women for global issues August 2019
Sheryl Lightfoot, Professor of Political Studies at University of British Columbia, Canada TBC
19 September 2019

 

Watch the videos from the 2018 and 2017 speaker series

 

For enquiries please contact Helen Pengelly, Events Coordinator, at h.pengelly@auckland.ac.nz