The Fine Art of Climate Negotiation
Climate negotiation is emotional. We often struggle to convey the facts and urgency of the climate crisis.
In this course you will become familiar with fundamentals of climate negotiation, audience analysis, establishing your core messaging, and open listening. With this foundation, you will learn the ten key tactics climate sceptics commonly use to derail discussion, inflame emotions, and delay progress.
Finally, you will learn how to diagnose the tactics on the fly, and how to calm the waters, get discussions back on track, and work together on climate change solutions.
Tips and Tricks for Selecting the Right Climate Assessment Tool
Thinking, Feeling and Climate Change
Looking at the Positive Side of Climate Uncertainty
In this short course, I consider examples of organizations that took advantage of positive opportunities that arose from climate change risk and severe climate events.
How to Understand Each Other in Climate Resilience Work
In this session we examine the consequences of words and how language use affects our climate resilience work. Two risk standards dominate the enterprise risk management. ISO 31000 (ISO Guide 73) and COSO ERM provide strict definitions for words used in risk management.
We use risk assessments to measure climate resilience. We need this information to deal with the risk. We must clearly convey the meaning of assessment finding to support action on resilience.
In this course, Joan briefly discusses some examples of language that might pose problems in communicating assessment results.