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Consensus, Climate, Controversy

Monday 20th April / posted by Rhian Todhunter

Bjørn Lomborg is the director of the Copenhagen Consensus Centre and a former director of the Environmental Assessment Institute in Copenhagen.

His name hit the headlines in Australia after he was called a "climate contrarian" by most media outlets after news that it would cost $4 million to help transplant his "Copenhagen Consensus" think-tank to Australia.

Now, thanks in part to the federal government's support, Lomborg's centre will have a new home at the University of Western Australia.

Kylie Sturgess spoke to the Vice Chancellor of UWA, Paul Johnson.

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