Prof Colleen Vogel

Prof Colleen  Vogel

South Africa

University of the Witwatersrand

Climatologist, Adaptation and Sustainability

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Work and Research

Professor Coleen Vogel is a Climatologist, Adaptation and Sustainability Specialist. Her research interests include systemic risk reduction, climate services, drought and the ‘human dimensions’ specific to the urban landscape. She was one of the Chapter Lead Authors of the Africa Chapter for the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, IPCC 4th Assessment Report and was also an author of the Synthesis Report for Policy Makers of the 4th IPCC Assessment Report. A Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to the author team together with Al Gore for the 4th Assessment Report. Coleen was a Chapter Author on Human Security for the 5th IPCC assessment report.

Fields Of Expertise

Climatologist, Adaptation and Sustainability