Climate Emergency - The Language and Psychology of Engendering Action

Monday, 8 April 2019 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Climate Emergency

April 8 2019

Presenter/Producer: Erin Jones

Climate Emergency- Language and Psychology

In recent time we have seen the language around Climate move from more passive language such as Climate Change or Global Warming, through to many organisations adopting the term Climate Emergency.

In todays show we speak with Lyn Bender from Psychology for a Safe Climate about the change in language and the psychology behind moving people to from denial or inaction, to action - but not despair.

https://www.psychologyforasafeclimate.org/

https://www.climatecouncil.org.au/resource/mythbusting/

Save Westernport

We speak with Louise Page about the AGL threat of large scale industrial gas infrastructure potentially going into the Westernport Bay - a Ramsar listed wetlands

https://savewesternport.org/

Monday 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Climate change - what's hot and what's not. Find out what is happening in community campaigns around the country, as well as the latest science and the solutions that are available now.

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