Climate Change – Definitions

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We will now spend some more time exploring key climate change terminology and science. In this and the following three topics, you will be asked to download a short presentation covering the Basic Science of Climate Change.

In the presentation below we will cover: Climate relevant definitions:

Both versions are narrated. In order to hear the narration it is important that you download the presentation rather than view it online. If you download “The standard PowerPoint”, you will also find the script in the notes. Once you have watched the presentation, please move on to the next topic.


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Cynnal Cymru supports individuals and organisations from the public, private and voluntary sector to understand why and how they can take action for a sustainable future.


Our mission is to create affordable, flexible learning to accelerate action and impact on the most urgent issues of sustainable development.

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Our courses are designed for individuals and organisations from any sector or industry. Whether it’s the first step in making positive changes or supporting the development of strategies and integrated reporting that quantifies the value of financial, environmental and social benefits and measures sustainable change in a systematic way. 

We are based in Wales but our courses are for everyone, no matter where you are in the World. 


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Whether you are a sustainability professional wanting to make changes within an organisation or someone with no prior knowledge of sustainable development eager to make lifestyle changes, our courses provide the knowledge needed to take action on the most pressing issues affecting our future. 

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Our courses combine tutor-led sessions and peer-to-peer learning with self-directed study. Training can be provided online or in person, providing the opportunity to fit learning around work and caring commitments whilst also enabling you to focus on areas of interest within a subject. 

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Whilst our courses give insights into the latest science and policy, they help you to develop (and commit) to practical actions – including motivating and enabling others. 

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Discounted prices are available to Cynnal Cymru Members or for “low or no-funded” community-lead initiative. Please contact training@cynnalcymru.com for your discount code.

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