On the Road to Paris – Dangerous Intersection: Climate Change and National Security

VoW was on a Panel Discussion at 2015 ELI-Miriam Hamilton Keare Policy Forum On the Road to Paris – Dangerous Intersection: Climate Change and National Security. The Forum, held the afternoon before the annual Award Dinner on October 20, presented a high-level panel focused on national security as an important stepping stone on the road to the Paris climate agreement. The event brought together key players shaping the discussion. In December, the parties to the Climate Convention will meet in Paris to hammer out for the first time an agreement for all nations. The Keare Forum, with its high-level panel focused on national security, will be an important stepping stone on the way to a binding accord for all nations.

Panelists:
Capt. Leo Goff
, Ph.D., Military Advisory Board, Center for Naval Analyses (moderator)
Francesco Femia, Founding Director, The Center for Climate and Security
Alice Hill, Senior Advisor for Preparedness and Resilience, National Security Council, The White House
Thilmeeza Hussain, Voice of Women – Maldives, Co-Founder
Marcus King, John O. Rankin Associate Professor of International Affairs, George Washington University
Maureen Sullivan, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Environment, Safety, and Occupational Health

 

Please find the script on final debate here: The Debate_Forum_2016_Jan(1)

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