Risk Perception, Climate Change and Public Engagement

Lead Research Organisation: Cardiff University
Department Name: Sch of Psychology

Abstract

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Publications

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Description Briefing for Welsh Senedd Climate Change andd Evironment Committee
Geographic Reach National 
Policy Influence Type Gave evidence to a government review
Impact Gave expert evidence to, and joined Expert Reference group for, Wales Senedd Environment and Climate Change Committee to further their work in scrutinising Welsh Government climate change policy.
 
Description Evidence given to BEIS roundtable with Nick Hurd (Minister)
Geographic Reach National 
Policy Influence Type Gave evidence to a government review
Impact Pidgeon attended a roundtable review meeting for Nick Hurd (BEIS Minister responsible for UK climate policy) in February 2017 to brief him on ourt RCUK work on climate change public engagement and energy system change.
 
Description Innovate UK Working group on Public Engagement with Energy System Change
Geographic Reach National 
Policy Influence Type Gave evidence to a government review
Impact Pidgeon and Demski are members of a group m,eeting 2016-2017 convened by Innovate UK (C3T) and involving BEIS, Defra and Scottish Government to explore proposals for engaging the public with the energy system transition.
 
Description Member of DEFRA Social Sciences sub-group for its Science Advisory Council
Geographic Reach National 
Policy Influence Type Participation in a advisory committee
Impact Since 2016 Pidgeon is member of the DEFRA Social Sciences sub-group for DEFRA Science Advisory Council. Various advice given on sustainability, climate change and energy policy.
 
Description Centre for Climate Change Transformations (C3T)
Amount £4,903,413 (GBP)
Funding ID ES/S012257/1 
Organisation Economic and Social Research Council 
Sector Public
Country United Kingdom
Start 05/2019 
End 04/2024
 
Description Understanding UK Perceptions of Climate Risk and Resilience (RESILRISK)
Amount £212,954 (GBP)
Funding ID NE/S016449/1 
Organisation Natural Environment Research Council 
Sector Public
Country United Kingdom
Start 02/2019 
End 01/2020