Climate Action in the New Global Economic Order (Climate Change 2011)

Venue: Chatham House, London

Location: London, United Kingdom

Event Date/Time: Oct 10, 2011 End Date/Time: Oct 11, 2011
Registration Date: Oct 10, 2011
Early Registration Date: Aug 10, 2011
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Climate Action in the New Global Economic Order

10 and 11 October 2011
Chatham House, London

Negotiations on climate action are taking place in an era of rapid economic change.
The 15th Annual Chatham House Conference on Climate Change will continue to lead discussion on international climate policy, focusing on:

•The UN talks in Durban: what level of climate change are they on track to prevent?
•Whether national climate plans link in with the global framework
•Whether action on climate will be hampered as developed countries cut spending
•How new ‘green growth’ investment banks will drive low carbon economies
•Gaining first mover advantage in a global low carbon economy.

Speakers include:

Christiana Figueres, Executive Secretary, UNFCCC
Andrew Steer, Special Envoy for Climate Change, The World Bank
Dr Gilbert Metcalf, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Environment and Energy, US Department of the Treasury
Dr Graeme Sweeney, Executive Vice President CO2, Shell

For information and registration please visit the website.


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