Author Archives: Env Pol RG

‘The other nonhumans – Environmental issues within the academy’

  Hoffai’r Grŵp Ymchwil Gwleidyddiaeth Amgylcheddol eich gwahodd i seminar gyda Dr Angela Last. Mae yna erchyllbeth sy’n dychwelyd o hyd ac o hyd: sef papurau astudiaethau amgylcheddol lle mae’r awduron yn ceisio di-ganoli’r dynol a hwythau’n siarad o safle … Continue reading

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Talking food sovereignty with Robin Dunford

On May 27, 2017, EPRG hosted Dr. Robin Dunford from the University of Brighton who spoke about food sovereignty and transnational peasant resistance. Robin’s talk drew researchers, producers, and people interested in food politics and opened an important conversation about … Continue reading

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Environmental knowledge between academia and journalism: A seminar with Dr Mat Hope (23rd May)

Rhannu gwybodaeth amgylcheddol rhwng academia a newyddiaduraeth: Seminar gan Dr Mat Hope Dymuna’r Grŵp Ymchwil Gwleidyddiaeth Amgylcheddol a’r Ganolfan ar gyfer Gwleidyddiaeth Ryngwladol Gwybodaeth eich gwahodd i seminar gyda Dr Mat Hope. Er gwell neu er gwaeth, ni fu gwybodaeth … Continue reading

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The Politics of Conservation & Growing Food: Fieldtrip to Blaeneinion Farm, Powys.‎

The last EPRG event of the year was an inspiring visit to Blaeneinion farm – home to a reforestation project, organic farm, and one male European beaver. After a transnational effort at organizing with the three group conveners in Wales, … Continue reading

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Desperately seeking structural change!

The EPRG have had two great events in the past two weeks, with a screening of ‘This Changes Everything’ based on the book by Naomi Klein, and a talk from Dr Clive Gabay, ‘Desperately seeking Gramsci: A personal journey through … Continue reading

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Who’s Getting Ready for Zero? Plans for the Paris Summit

“If we can’t imagine a positive future, we can’t create it”, said Paul Allen, Co-ordinator of the Centre for Alternative Technology’s ‘Zero Carbon Britain’ project. This emphasised much of what Paul was arguing at the first EPRG event of 2015/16. … Continue reading

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Rallying for real commitment to a low carbon future

Invitation: Shout for Sustainability! This space has been a bit quiet, but the Environmental Politics Research Group has been planning an event to raise public awareness of Aberystwyth University’s policies regarding environmental sustainability and reducing carbon emissions. After a film … Continue reading

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