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COP26: Reflections from the Global Climate Conference & Implications for UW

About the Event
As a UN registered Research & Independent Non-Governmental Organization (RINGO), UW sent three official delegates to the UN Climate Change Conference, known as COP 26. These delegates were UW’s three “observers” participating in the meetings, appointed by the Office of Global Affairs.
EarthLab and the Office of Global Affairs have invited the three UW delegates to communicate with the broader UW community their reflections on the global conference and what we – as a university and as individuals – might do to follow up. 

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2021 Nature and Health Conference Reaches a Global Audience

This past fall, over 300 attendees and speakers convened virtually for Nature & Health’s first ever three-day conference. Designed to span a variety of topics and times from October 12-14, UW’s Nature & Health team welcomed transdisciplinary experts from across the globe to share their findings on the importance of nature in human health and well-being.

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Apply Now for a new Ocean Nexus Center Postdoctoral Research Fellow Position (based within Dalhousie University)

The Marine Affairs Program at Dalhousie University, in partnership with the Nippon Foundation Ocean Nexus Center at the University of Washington EarthLab, are hiring a Postdoctoral Research Fellow (PDRF) for a project aiming to evaluate economic security outcomes of public social safety measures in coastal and fishing communities and explore what policy solutions would best support marginalized and under-served populations of the seafood sector. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis by January 31, 2022.

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Work with us! Now hiring for an EarthLab Financial Analyst (Project/Temporary)

Are you delighted by details and overjoyed by being organized? Do you have experience with complex financial processes, including projecting future budgets, managing contracts, analyzing unit budgets and financial information, and developing policies, procedures and performance measurement tools? Are you passionate about equity and justice issues and want to work for an organization that is pushing boundaries to build an equitable, just and sustainable world for people and planet? 

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Video: A Climate Conversation with Seattle Mayoral Candidates

The two Seattle mayoral candidates, Lorena González and Bruce Harrell, joined EarthLab and the Center for Environmental Politics for a timely virtual conversation about climate change policy, including adaptation and mitigation strategies and the intersection of climate change and social justice.

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