Kendal Citizens’ Jury Set to hear from Professor Rebecca Willis
The jury will meet for the forth time tomorrow evening (Thursday 13th August) where they will hear from Professor Rebecca Willis to gain an understanding of what options exist in trying to effect change.
Rebecca Willis is a Professor in Practice at Lancaster Environment Centre, where she holds a Fellowship in energy and climate governance. She is an Expert Lead for Climate Assembly UK, the Citizens’ Assembly established by the UK Parliament. Previously, she was a research fellow for the IGov project at the University of Exeter,investigating energy governance. In 2009 Rebecca founded Green Alliance’s Climate Leadership Programme, an initiative to support Members of the UK Parliament. Rebecca is a Trustee of the New Economics Foundation and an adviser to the National Lottery’s Climate Action Fund. Her book, Too Hot to Handle? The democratic challenge of climate change was published by Bristol University Press in 2020.
Rebecca’s presentation will be added to the website soon.