Center for Environmental Policy and Administration

Policy Challenges of Global Climate Agreement Negotiations


Speaker:David O'Connor, Chief, Policy Integration Branch, United Nations
Location:146 Baker
Date:Thu, Nov 5, 2009
Time: 4:00 PM

Additional Information

This talk will focus on the most contentious issues under negotiation in
the lead-up to Copenhagen – including financing and technology transfer
to developing countries – and the various proposals on the table to
address them. It will examine these in the context of the need for a
fundamental transformation of energy systems in both developed and
developing countries.

David O’Connor is Chief of the Policy Analysis and Networks Branch of
the Division for Sustainable Development, at the United Nations in New
York City

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