Climate Psychology & Communications - Challenges & Strategies to Create Societal Change


Kari Marie Norgaard                        
Prof. of Sociology and Environmental Studies, University of Oregon, USA

Environmental sociology, climate change, sociology of culture, social movements and sociology of emotions, social organisation of denial, gender and environment, race and environment, food and health as environmental issues, tribal environmental health and justice work

Per Espen Stoknes
Associate Professor, BI Center for Climate Strategy, Oslo

Climate strategy, future scenarios, foresight & corporate strategy, behavioral economics, eco- and organisational psychology, philosophy, expressive arts and communication, founding member of the Alliance for Wild Ethics
Elisabeth Eide
Professor, Dept of Journalism and Media Studies, Oslo & Akershus University College & Prof II, Dept of Information Science and Media Studies, UiB

Journalism, climate and globalization, media and politics, media and gender, media and migration

Deliberative Democracy - Citizen Involvement in Developing Climate Policy

Marit Sjøvaag Marino
Senior Researcher, BI Center for Climate Strategy, Oslo

Political science (LSE), climate and energy politics, barriers to change, climate communication, political processes at both national and European level, educating educators about climate policy and climate change

Steffen Kallbekken
CEO Green Nudge & Research Fellow, CICERO, Oslo

Behavioural economics, climate policy instruments, international climate agreements, emissions trading, climate targets, nudging

Green Growth - Economic Innovation in the North and Indicators of Sustainability

Iulie Aslaksen
Senior Researcher, Statistics Norway - Project Leader, ECONOR-Project III, Oslo

Energy and environmental economics, climate policy, sustainable development indicators, biodiversity, nature index, oil price models, feminist economics, interdisciplinary approaches to economics

Ken Coates
Director, International Centre for Northern Governance and Development (ICNGD) & Professor, Johnson-Shoyama School of Public Policy - University of Saskatchewan, Canada Research Chair in Regional Innovation,
Expert and blogger for the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI)

Joan Nymand Larsen
Senior Scientist, Stefansson Arctic Institute, Akureyri, Iceland; President - International Arctic Social Sciences Association (IASSA) 2008-2011

Economic development and quality of life, natural resource-based economies of the North, impacts of industrial development and global change processes for Northern regions and communities 

Education for Global Responsibility - The Role of HE & Research in Creating Change

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