The Norwegian paper Klassekampen recently did an interview featuring Karen O’Brien. Karen is reflecting on how she ended up as a climate scientist and in Norway, and her passion for transformation toward sustainability. With permission from Klassekampen read the full interview. Read More
Transformation in a changing climate
Climate change is considered by many to be the greatest challenge to humanity. How do we meet this challenge?
cCHANGE offers both a platform and services to help understand the potential for transformation as a deliberate response to climate change.
Our goal is to empower individuals and groups with the knowledge, skills and tools to generate ethical and sustainable transformations in a changing climate.
The Transformative Role of Art
Artist Tone Bjordam demonstrates how art has the unique power to communicate complex science, articulate and visualize solutions, engage new audiences, and empower artists themselves. One of her sculpture installations, now hanging in a barn in the woods surrounding Oslo, can be watched in this video.
A new book has caught our attention. In it author Professor Harold Wilhite explains how our unsustainable behaviours emerged from the values of capitalism, and why those behaviours remain just so difficult to change. Simen Pettersen in cCHANGE interviewed Professor Wilhite on the matter.Read More
Is climate change a cultural challenge, one that requires imaginative and creative responses capable of transforming the current environmental paradigm? The COAL Prize seeks to answer that question.Read More
In a WIREs opinion piece, O’Brien suggests that we may be underestimating our capacity to transform society at the rate and scale that is called for by climate change science and mandated by the 2015 Paris Agreement.Read More