The pair will deliver a joint presentation which addresses the impacts of climate change on global communities. Professor Brook will review the most recent scientific projections which suggest we are pushing the Earth towards dangerous and irreversible ‘tipping points’. Mr von Doussa will then explore how a human rights framework might be developed to cope effectively with climate change. About the Speakers
The Hon. John von Doussa QC former Chancellor of the University of Adelaide and President of the Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission.
Professor Barry Brook occupies the Sir Hubert Wilkins Chair of Climate Change and has recently been named one of the top 10 young scientists in Australia.