MEETING THE CHALLENGE OF CLIMATE CHANGE: IMPACTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
Saturday, May 4th
8:30 AM -1:30 PM
Southern NH University
Frost Hall, Walker Auditorium
2500 South River Road
The urgency to take action on climate change has become increasingly evident, but solutions are at hand that will improve public health, create economic opportunity, and strengthen our resilience as a state and a nation. This program will serve as a forum for discussion on current and future policy options on the local, state, federal and international levels to meet the global challenges of climate change.
Keynote Speaker: Gina McCarthy
Former Administrator of the EPA and Director of the Center for Health and the Global Environment, Harvard Chan School of Public Health
Conference sessions will focus on public health, the business case for climate action, municipal initiatives on renewable energy, and international climate negotiations. Presenters include representatives from Clean Energy NH, CERES, NH Businesses for Social Responsibility, the City of Boston, Harvard Business School, Union of Concerned Scientists, Harvard Kennedy School, and the Natural Resources Defense Council (Click Here for Full Program).
Sponsors: World Affairs Council of New Hampshire, Global Citizens Circle, Harvard Club of New Hampshire, New Hampshire Kennedy School Network, League of Conservation Voters
Cost: $20 person, includes continental breakfast and lunch
For more information, contact Rob Werner at firstname.lastname@example.org or 603-674-9810