November 16th, 2014
It’s been a big week for climate news. ECO is excited to be hosting a panel event this Wednesday, November 19th, at 6pm: The Climate Discussions: Hope For Success, featuring Professor Scott Barrett, Brendan Guy of the Natural Resources Defense Council, and Rachel Potter of Climate Nexus (room TBA). We look forward to seeing you all there! And save the date: on November 25th, we’ll be celebrating the end of the semester with an ECO Happy Hour at Amsterdam Tapas Bar (Amsterdam and 119th) from 6-8pm. Don’t miss it!
UPCOMING EVENTS BY DATE
Monday, November 17th, 2014
Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)Minh-Thu Pham, Senior Policy Director at United Nations FoundationData Revolution for Sustainable DevelopmentEric Swanson, Director and Co-founder of Open Data WatchFinancing for Sustainable DevelopmentChantal Line Carpentier, New York Office Chief for the UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)21st Conference of the Parties on Climate Change (COP21)Tracy Raczek, Climate Policy Advisor for the UN Secretary-General’s Climate Change Support Team (CCST)
Tuesday November 18th, 2014
Earth Institute Practicum: International Research Institute (IRI)
4:10 to 6:00 p.m.
Union Theological Seminary, Room 207
A lecture by Lisa Goddard, director, International Research Institute for Climate and Society.
Sponsor: The Earth Institute. Register here
Wednesday, November 19th, 2014
The Climate Discussions: Hope for Success
A panel discussion hosted by ECO around the upcoming climate negotiations featuring:
Scott Barrett, Lenfest Professor of Natural Resource Economics, SIPA
- International Sustainable Development Internship – Agua Inc – SIPALink ID: 51728
- Program Intern, Global Green’s Coalition for Resource Recovery, NY – Global Green USA – SIPALink ID: 51727
- Environmental Compliance Manager – LG Electronics – SIPALink ID: 51722
WORLD SNAPSHOT: ENVIRONMENTAL HEADLINES
SIPA Environmental Coalition (ECO) Communications Director
MIA Candidate (2016), School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University