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Parallel Forum: Drivers of demand

In the first meeting of the Parallel Forum, the introductions the expert witnesses gave to the Forum on the 18th November were used as a springboard to explore some of the pressures on natural resources from the demand side including economics, politics and health.


Everyone who joined the discussion

 

Dr Shafiq Ahmed
  • Coordinator of the Energy@Cambridge Strategic Research Initiative,
  • University of Cambridge
Dr Rosamunde Almond
  • Deputy Director of the Forum,
  • Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics (DAMTP), University of Cambridge,
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Bojana Bajzelj
  • Doctoral Researcher, Low Carbon and Materials Processing group,
  • Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge
Felicity Bedford
  • PhD student in the Conservation Science Group,
  • Department of Zoology, University of Cambridge
Heba Bevan
  • PhD student in the the Centre for Smart Infrastructure in Construction (CSIC),
  • Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge
Vaibhav Bhardwaj
  • PhD student in the Plant Metabolism Group,
  • Department of Plant Sciences, University of Cambridge
Ruth Canagarajah
  • MPhil student on the Masters in Public Policy,
  • Department of Politics and International Studies (POLIS),
  • University of Cambridge
Dimitra Dantsiou
  • PhD student,
  • Department of Architecture, University of Cambridge
Dr Ksenia Gerasimova
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate,
  • Centre for Development Studies, University of Cambridge
Dr Jonathan Green
  • A former Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Department of Geography, University of Cambridge
  • In 2015, he became a Luc Hoffman Institute Research Fellow at the Stockholm Environment Institute, based at University of York
Regina Hansda
  • PhD student,
  • Department of Geography, University of Cambridge
Dr Elena Kazamia
  • Post Doctoral Research Associate in the Plant Metabolism Group,
  • Department of Plant Sciences, University of Cambridge
Anna Keyes
  • PhD student,
  • Cambridge Centre for Climate Change Mitigation Research,
  • Department of Land Economy, University of Cambridge
Jenny Leivadarou
  • PhD student, Environmental and Industrial Fluid Dynamics group,
  • Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics,
  • University of Cambridge
Rocio Maria Lopez
  • MPhil Student on the Masters in Conservation Leadership,
  • Department of Geography, University of Cambridge
Dr Kristen MacAskill
  • Construction Engineering Masters Associate Course Director,
  • Laing O’Rourke Centre for Construction Engineering & Technology,
  • Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge
Jasper Montana
  • PhD student in the Cambridge Conservation Research Institute,
  • Department of Geography, University of Cambridge
Musiliu Oseni
  • PhD student,
  • Judge Business School, University of Cambridge
Rosemary Ostfeld
  • PhD student, Environmental Economy & Policy Research group,
  • Department of Land Economy, University of Cambridge
Dr Rachel Pechey
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Behaviour and Health Research Unit at the Cambridge Institute of Public Health,
  • University of Cambridge
Simon Price
  • PhD student in the Quaternary Palaeoenvironments Group,
  • Department of Geography, University of Cambridge
Natalia Przelomska
  • PhD student,
  • Division of Archaeology, University of Cambridge
Patrick Rafidimanantsoa
  • MPhil student on the Masters in Conservation Leadership,
  • Department of Geography, University of Cambridge
Therese Rudebeck
  • PhD student,
  • Department of Geography, University of Cambridge
Chrisgel Ryan Cruz
  • MPhil student on the Masters in Conservation Leadership,
  • Department of Geography, University of Cambridge
Tania Sharmin
  • PhD student,
  • Department of Architecture, University of Cambridge
Dr Milica Vasiljevic
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Behaviour and Health Research Unit at Cambridge Institute of Public Health,
  • University of Cambridge
David Williams
  • PhD student in the Conservation Science Group,
  • Department of Zoology, University of Cambridge

At the Forum on the 18th November, the three expert witnesses recommended background papers to help set the scene for their introductions and these formed the basis of the Parallel Forum discussion a week later.

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