Grands-parents pour le climat / Klima-Grosseltern Schweiz Nous n’héritons pas la Terre de nos ancêtres, nous l’empruntons à nos enfants…

Summary of the presentation/dialogue “Taking action together for the Climate”

7 January 2019

University of Lausanne, 29 November 2018 Presenters: Prof. Martine Rebetez, climatologist at the University of Neuchâtel Prof. Jacques Dubochet, biologist at the University of Lausanne and Nobel laureate in Chemistry 2017   The Grandparents for the Climate Switzerland (GPclim), together with the University of Lausanne (UNIL), organized a presentation/dialogue, calling upon all generations to take action for the climate, as the title of the event indicates. This was the first time that GPclim and the UNIL had collaborated in setting up this type of event. Both of the presenters gave separate, complementary talks on aspects of the climate crisis before entering into a dialogue with representatives from approximately a dozen climate groups comprised of members from younger generations.

Meeting of the International Alliance of Grandparents for the Climate (AIGC)

27 June 2016

In Fribourg and Lausanne, Switzerland, June 27, 2016, The International Alliance of Grandparents for the Climate (IAGC) will be meeting for the very first time since it was created in Paris at the end of 2015 during the COP21. Following an invitation from the Grandparents for the climate, Switzerland, the representatives...