Monday, November 9, 2015 -
8:00am to 9:30am
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Harvard Kennedy School, Littauer Building, Malkin Penthouse, 79 JFK St., Cambridge

What’s at Stake in Paris: Diplomacy and Policy at the Climate Change Talks

The Future of Diplomacy Project and the Harvard Project on Climate Agreements host a panel discussion on “What’s at Stake in Paris: Diplomacy and Policy at the Climate Change Talks.” Opening the joint CLIMATE CHANGE DIPLOMACY WEEK event series two weeks before the start of the UN Climate Change Conference in Paris, leading experts from Harvard and around the world examine the arc of negotiation toward the Paris meeting, possible outcomes from the conference, and the science that must inform diplomatic decision-making on global climate policy. Daniel Schrag, Sturgis Hooper Professor of Geology, Harvard University and member of President Obama’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology opens the discussion. His remarks will be followed by a panel conversation featuring: René Castro, former Minister of Environment and Energy, Costa Rica; Fellow, Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government. Paula Dobriansky, former Under Secretary of State for Democracy and Global Affairs and chief climate negotiator, United States; Senior Fellow, Future of Diplomacy Project. Robert Stavins, Albert Pratt Professor of Business and Government; Director, Harvard Project on Climate Agreements. This event is open to the public, and breakfast will be provided. Click here for more information.

Contact Name: 

Bryan Galcik

Research Areas: 

Harvard University
Center for the Environment

Address: 26 Oxford Street, 4th Floor, Cambridge
Phone: (617) 495-0368

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