Meeting the ACT’s environmental challenges
Speaker: Dr Sophie Lewis, ACT Commissioner for Sustainability and the Environment
The newly appointed commissioner will talk about the challenges of her job. A leading climate change expert, Dr Lewis was the ACT Scientist of the Year in 2019 in recognition of her research, particularly on climate extremes and their specific relevance to Canberra.
Her role includes giving the government independent advice on managing the environment.
Dr Lewis is particularly committed to using her role to promote the involvement of children in our environment and in finding solutions to some of our challenges.
Venue: Uniting Church Hall, 56 Scrivener St., O'Connor (providing C-Virus restrictions are lifted)
Date/Time: 8pm, Thursday 19 November 2020