Can the concept of a just transition provide a new framework for responsible extraction of energy transition metals in the Pacific Island region?
You can register now to tune in to a seminar delivered by Emilka Skrzypek and Nick Bainton titled: Double Exposure in the Pacific: Climate Change and the Energy-Extractives Nexus. The seminar will be delivered at the University of South Pacific in Suva, Fiji, as part of the Pacific Centre for Encironment and Sustainable Development (PaCE-SD)… Read More »Tune in to the PaCE-SD seminar on Double Exposure in the Pacific
Nick Bainton and Emilka Skrzypek’s article was published in The Conversation. You can read it here: https://theconversation.com/pacific-nations-are-extraordinarily-rich-in-critical-minerals-but-mining-them-may-take-a-terrible-toll-187172 For centuries, the Pacific Islands rich natural resources have been raided by mining interests with little to show for it. At the last Pacific Islands Forum meeting in Suva, Fiji in July, Pacific leaders endorsed the 2050 Strategy… Read More »Read about our research in The Conversation
The JTPac project report, The Justice Dimensions of Extracting Energy Transition Metals from the Pacific, has been published by the British Academy The report uses results from the Just Transitions and the Pacific project to address the central dilemmas of the ‘energy transition-extractives nexus’, namely: as energy transitions drive global demand for ETMs, how do we… Read More »JTPac project report published by the British Academy