Historical Responsibility and Climate Change

15June2017 14:00 - 17:00


Seminar organized by James Gledhill at the University of Amsterdam. This seminar will present some of the issues associated with accounting for historical responsibility for greenhouse gas emissions. The presenters will discuss related dimensions of the problem of historical emissions.


  • Jeremy Moss (University of New South Wales): Historical Emissions and the Carbon Budget
  • Axel Gosseries (University Catholic de Louvain): Fairness on Historical Emissions without Historical Responsibility

Commentator: Marc Davidson (UvA)

All welcome. Attendance is free but places are limited. Please register by emailing: J.S.Gledhill@uva.nl.

Location: Belle van Zuylenzaal, Universiteitsbibliotheek, Singel 425

Published by  ASCA