LUMS in the news: recent media coverage

Gail Whiteman on Good Morning Britain 11/12/15

Gail Whiteman on Good Morning Britain

Lancaster's Gail Whiteman appeared on ITV to discuss the Cumbria floods and COP21. 

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Is climate change to blame for Cumbria floods? 10/12/15

Is climate change to blame for Cumbria floods?

"Thanks to climate change, extreme weather is the new normal," The Pentland Centre's Gail Whiteman tells ITV news.

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Storm Desmond: Scale of destruction laid bare with streets transformed into rubbish dumps 10/12/15

Storm Desmond: Scale of destruction laid bare with streets transformed into rubbish dumps

"The Cumbria floods are a personal reality check here in Paris," says Professor Gail Whiteman in the Independent.

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Mary Robinson: climate change ‘very likely’ to increase radicalisation 09/12/15

Mary Robinson: climate change ‘very likely’ to increase radicalisation

The Pentland Centre's Gail Whiteman is one of a team of experts who put their questions to UN special envoy and former Irish president Mary Robinson about the 2015 Paris climate negotiations.

China's new maritime silk road: An opportunity for the revival of Africa? 30/11/15

China's new maritime silk road: An opportunity for the revival of Africa?

"China’s 21st Century Maritime Silk Road could be a game changer for Africa’s development," argue Wei Shen and colleagues in the Business Times. 

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Woman in a man's world: Commodities manager leaves Brazil for Lancaster MBA 30/11/15

Woman in a man's world: Commodities manager leaves Brazil for Lancaster MBA

MBA student Barbara Silveira tells BusinessBecause why she chose Lancaster and how schools can help promote gender diversity in business.

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