12
Oct

ANU Podcast: In conversation with Tim Flannery »

Tim Flannery is in conversation with David Lindenmayer about Tim's new book, Europe: A Natural History.
05
Oct

Transforming the land through local empowerment: the story of smallholder irrigation schemes in Africa »

No single intervention will make smallholder irrigation schemes in Africa work; rather, multiple complementary interventions are needed for farmers to use their irrigation schemes to generate good livelihoods sustainably.
16
Oct

Beginning to End Hunger: Food and the Environment in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, and Beyond

M. Jahi Chappell establishes the importance of holistic approaches to food security, suggests how to design successful policies to end hunger, and lays out strategies for enacting policy change.
18
Oct

The genetic and demographic impacts of contemporary disturbance regimes in mountain ash (Eucalyptus regnans) forests

In this seminar Brenton Von Takach Dukai will examine how mountain ash forests are responding to anthropogenic pressures: examining their reproductive output in the early stages of development, the species-wide genetic structure, hybridisation with messmate stringybark, and effects of logging on the population.