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Special IPCC Briefing with Professor Lesley Hughes

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Join Groundswell Giving to learn from leading Australian climate scientist Professor Lesley Hughes – a former IPCC author – for a special briefing on the latest IPCC AR6 Report and how we can all be part of the solution for a safe climate future!

Thursday 19th August | 12–1pm AEST 

Online via Zoom:

About Lesley

Professor Lesley Hughes is a Distinguished Professor of Biology and Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research Integrity & Development) at Macquarie University. Her research has mainly focused on the impacts of climate change on species and ecosystems.

She is a former federal Climate Commissioner and former Lead Author in the IPCC’s 4th and 5th Assessment Report. She is a founding Councillor with the Climate Council of Australia, a Director for WWF Australia, and a member of the Wentworth Group of Concerned Scientists.

About Groundswell Giving

Groundswell is a giving platform for climate action. We pool our money with passionate people just like you to fund strategic, high-impact climate advocacy in Australia.

Anyone can become a member by pitching in $20 per week or $1000 per year. Four times a year we vote on and deliver grants to people and organisations tackling the climate crisis.

100% of donations are tax deductible, and 100% of donations go directly to climate action grants.

The solutions to the climate crisis already exist, and together we can accelerate them to create a healthy, just and sustainable world.

We are not alone – the worldwide movement to tackle climate change is growing every day, and it needs you too.

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