Lectures & Classes

Peter M. Wege Lecture on Sustainability Presents: Christiana Figueres

When: Thu., March 14, 5-6:30 p.m. 2019

"No Victory Without Optimism: Advancing Climate Action in 2019 and Beyond" FEAT. Christiana Figueres, Architect of the Paris Climate Agreement, Former Executive Secretary, UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC); Convenor of Mission 2020 Join Christiana Figueres as she shares the inside story behind the Paris Climate Agreement, discusses strategies for accelerating climate solutions, and makes the case for “radical collaboration” between businesses, NGOs, universities, governments, and communities to achieve a carbon-neutral future. When Christiana Figueres became the chief climate change negotiator for the United Nations in 2010, a global climate accord seemed impossible. Five years later, the Paris Climate

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