Bridging the Gap

Bridging the Gap Between Evidence and Action – Thursday (21/11/13)

If the science is so clear, why isn’t it reaching into the political debate? How can the evidence have appropriate impact? How can we overcome the type of denial that accepts the facts but carries on regardless? What can we actually do once we’ve stopped pretending? What can we (here) do?

Mike Berners-Lee, co-author of The Burning Question and director of Small World Consulting.

Becky Willis, former vice chair of the Sustainable Development Commission and former director of the Green Alliance. Becky has helped to train over 50 MPs from all major parties on climate change.

John Foster, from the Department of Politics, Philosophy and Religion, author of The Sustainability Mirage.

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