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ADVISORY: U.S. Special Envoy for Climate Change Todd Stern to Discuss Recent Breakthroughs in International Climate Action and Diplomacy
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ADVISORY: U.S. Special Envoy for Climate Change Todd Stern to Discuss Recent Breakthroughs in International Climate Action and Diplomacy

Washington, D.C. — The historic U.S.-China joint announcement of new greenhouse gas-reduction targets, the U.S. pledge of $3 billion to the Green Climate Fund, and the upcoming round of international climate negotiations in Lima, Peru, make this a critical moment in the quest for a new climate change agreement in Paris next year.

To shed light on this network of intersecting events, the Center for American Progress is hosting a conversation with the person at the center and on the front lines of the Obama administration’s international climate strategy: U.S. Special Envoy for Climate Change Todd Stern.

WHEN:

Monday, November 24, 2014
12:00 p.m. ET – 1:00 p.m. ET

WHO: 

Opening remarks:
Neera Tanden, President, Center for American Progress

Interview:
Todd Stern, U.S. Special Envoy for Climate Change
Peter Ogden, Senior Fellow and Director of International Energy and Climate Policy, Center for American Progress

WHERE:

Center for American Progress
1333 H St. NW, 10th Floor
Washington, D.C., 20005

RSVP to attend this event.

For more information on this topic, contact Tom Caiazza at 202.481.7141 or tcaiazza@americanprogress.org.

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