Webinar: International security and Climate Change with Lt Gen Richard Nugee CB CVO CBE, Climate Change & Sustainability Strategy Lead, MoD
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We are delighted to welcome Lt Gen Richard Nugee for this webinar exploring the implications of climate change for the UK defence sector, and how climate change is inextricably linked with the wider sphere of international security.
Join us live for your opportunity to:
- Learn more about issues covered in The Ministry of Defence Climate Change and Sustainability Strategic Approach, published 30 March
- Hear how climate change can be understood as a threat multiplier, and what counter measures could be taken in terms of emissions reduction, adaptation or resilience
- Pose your questions to Lt Gen Richard Nugee
Lt Gen Richard Nugee CB CVO CBE
Climate Change and Sustainability Strategy LeadMinistry of Defence
Lieutenant General Richard Nugee was commissioned into the Army in 1986. He served on numerous operational tours in Northern Ireland, Bosnia, Kosovo, Iraq, Cyprus and Afghanistan while at the same time focussing on personnel (HR) roles within the Army and Ministry of Defence. This included instructing at the Joint Services Command and Staff College and latterly spending the last 4 years as Chief of Defence People (i.e. Defence Global HR Director) responsible for central policy for all Service personnel, their families, all Defence Civil Servants and the nation’s veterans. In March 2020 he took on a review of Defence’s approach to climate change.