“Something wicked this way comes”: 10 Reasons why climate change as a “wicked problem”

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WALTER ROBINSON, Professor and Co-director of program
We often hear that climate change is a “wicked problem”. But what does that mean? And what are the implications of a “wicked problem” for a Master’s Program in Climate Change & Society?

 

 


5 ways in which Hurricanes Harvey and Irma show us the link between Climate Change and Society

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ROBERTO MERA, Associate Program Coordinator
Hurricanes Harvey and Irma have proven to be catastrophic disasters for the residents of southeast Texas and the Florida Peninsula. Which adaptive actions are needed to mitigate the potential societal impact of the anticipated heightened intensity of storms like Harvey and Irma?