Environment – Resources

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David Attenborough (2020) We need IMMEDIATE action to stop extinction crisis. BBC.

George MacKerron (2019) Mappiness – How space and time impact our well-being. World Government Summit

Greta Thunberg (2018) The Disarming Case to Act Now on Climate Change. TED.

Jonica Newby (2021) discussing Beyond Climate Grief. Abbeys Bookshop, Sydney.

Yale Program on Climate Change Communication (2018) Who Are Global Warming’s Six Americas?

Nic Marks (2010) The Happy Planet Index. TED.


Johan Rockström (2020) Fixing the climate emergency must start now. ABC Australia Science Show.

Andrew Forrest (2020) How ethical entrepreneurs can help shape a better future. ABC Boyer Lectures.

Mark Carney (2020) How we get what we value.  BBC: The Reith Lectures 2020.
Download transcripts of the lectures:

1: From Moral to Market Sentiments
2. From Credit Crisis to Resilience
3. From Covid Crisis to Renaissance
4. From Climate Crisis to Real Prosperity


Tyson Yunkaporta (2021) Tyson Yunkaporta looking at the world through an Indigenous lens. ABC Australia, Big Ideas, 24 February 2021.

Why we’re drawn to nature (2021) Greater Good Science Centre.


Art, Climate, Transition (ACT) Arts Admin: Exploring ecology, climate change and social transition.

The World Economic Forum (2020) The built environment has a huge role to play in improving health and wellbeing

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

Women’s Climate Congress

Yale Program on Climate Change Communication

The Rapid Transition Alliance


Bill Gates (2021) How to Avoid a Climate Disaster. Penguin RandomHouse.

Niki Harré (2011/2018) Psychology for a Better World: Working with People to Save the Planet. Auckland University Press

Tim Kasser (2011) Ecological Challenges, Materialistic Values, and Social Change. In Robert Biswas-Diener (Ed.), Positive Psychology as Social Change (pp. 89-108). Springer.

Alice Munro, Tammy Boyce & Michael Marmot (2020) Sustainable health equity: achieving a net-zero UK. Institute of Health Equity.

Jonica Newby (2021) Beyond Climate Grief: A journey of love, snow, fire and an enchanted beer canNewSouth Books.

Australian Conservation Foundation: Narrative Handbook: How to tell compelling stories to move people to action.

Ashley Dawson (2020) People’s Power: Reclaiming the Energy Commons. OR Books.

Christiana Figueres & Tom Rivett-Carna (2020) The Future We Choose: Surviving the Climate Crisis. Knopf.