Fire and Rain Conversation Series

Episode 1: Climate Change and Bushfire - the Context

August 03, 2020 Rachel Episode 1
Fire and Rain Conversation Series
Episode 1: Climate Change and Bushfire - the Context
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Fire and Rain Conversation Series
Episode 1: Climate Change and Bushfire - the Context
Aug 03, 2020 Episode 1
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What does the future hold for bushfire prone communities? What are the risks and how has thinking around bushfire management changed over time? As experts in their field, we ask Robert and Justin what they recommend we do now to build our resilience.

Dr Robert Glasser – Disaster Risk Reduction Specialist (Former Head of the UN Office of Disaster Risk Reduction and current fellow of the Australian Strategic Policy Institute).

Dr Justin Leonard – Specialist in Bushfire-proof home design. (Research Leader and Specialist in Bushfire Urban Design at CSIRO).

Show Notes

What does the future hold for bushfire prone communities? What are the risks and how has thinking around bushfire management changed over time? As experts in their field, we ask Robert and Justin what they recommend we do now to build our resilience.

Dr Robert Glasser – Disaster Risk Reduction Specialist (Former Head of the UN Office of Disaster Risk Reduction and current fellow of the Australian Strategic Policy Institute).

Dr Justin Leonard – Specialist in Bushfire-proof home design. (Research Leader and Specialist in Bushfire Urban Design at CSIRO).