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The role of the Arctic in climate change. Youth Climate Summit

The Role of the Arctic in Climate Change    

With Wicked Weather Watch    


Session for primary schools


This session, ‘The Role of the Arctic in Climate Change’  will focus on the Arctic’s ecosystem services, diverse nature, habitats, Arctic Ocean and their importance in global climate change.


Speaker, professor Terry Callaghan is an esteemed scientist who has worked in polar research since 1967. He is now a patron of Wicked Weather Watch, where he shares his knowledge from his extensive Arctic research.


Wicked Weather Watch is a charity that aims to provide clarity for children and young people about climate change and global warming.

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4-11 years old
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