The Department of Political Science at McMaster University, in conjunction with the Canada Research Chair in Public Policy and Globalization, Institute for Globalization and the Human Condition, Centre for Engineering and Public Policy, Global Health Program, and the Centre for Climate Change present Mapping the Global Dimensions of Policy 4, the fourth annual graduate conference on the internationalization of public policy. The conference will be held February 2-3, 2015 at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario.
The Ontario Water Works Association climate change committee is again sponsoring a fall seminar focused on climate change adaptation. This year’s seminar will be on October 22, 2014, at the Toscana Banquet and Conference Centre in Vaughan.
For more details please visit: http://www.owwa.ca/event/2014-climate-change-seminar/
"While predictions were that the winter of 2014/15 would see a "super El Nino" wreaking havoc across the globe, the revised prediction of a smaller El Nino Modoki doesn't mean the world can rest at ease. Zafar Adeel of United Nations University in Hamilton discusses what needs to be done to improve our preparedness for the coming storms."
The interview is now available on the TVO website: http://tvo.org/video/programs/the-agenda-with-steve-paikin/zafar-adeel-el-nino-a-storm-is-brewing
Join us for McMaster Water Week from October 6th to 10th, 2014.
This will be a week of events for students, the community and faculty to promote water research, teaching adn engagement.
The week will provide an opportunity to connect water science, technology and policy to deliver local and global impacts.
For more information and program schedule please click here: http://waterweek.mcmaster.ca/