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Paris, We’re Back! Now What? - Shared screen with speaker view
Allison Kopicki
Welcome Everyone! Andrew Light is the new Acting Assistant Secretary for International Affairs and Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary at the U.S. Department of Energy.During the second half of the Obama administration, Andrew served as Senior Adviser and India Counselor to the U.S. Special Envoy on Climate Change in the U.S. Department of State, as well as a staff climate adviser in Secretary of State John Kerry’s Office of Policy Planning.Since 2008 he has been at George Mason University, where he is currently on leave as University Professor of Philosophy, Public Policy, and Atmospheric Sciences, working primarily on the normative dimensions of climate change, restoration ecology, and urban sustainability.
Allison Kopicki
Jan. 27 executive order here: https://www.whitehouse.gov/briefing-room/presidential-actions/2021/01/27/executive-order-on-tackling-the-climate-crisis-at-home-and-abroad/
Allison Kopicki
Here's the investment report: https://www.ifc.org/wps/wcm/connect/news_ext_content/ifc_external_corporate_site/news+and+events/news/new+ifc+report+points+to+%2423+trillion+of+climate-smart+investment+opportunities+in+emerging+markets+by+2030
Allison Kopicki
Today’s Climate Matters release focuses on the Return to Paris has a number of links to resourceshttps://medialibrary.climatecentral.org/resources/return-to-the-paris-agreement
Allison Kopicki
UNFCCC Paris Climate Change Agreement - info page is here: https://unfccc.int/process-and-meetings/the-paris-agreement/the-paris-agreement
Allison Kopicki
2021 meeting of the parties to the Paris Agreement in Glasgow info is here: https://ukcop26.org/