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The Paris Climate Deal: origins, ambitions and implications

Event date
Event time
17:00 - 18:30
Venue
Oxford Town Hall
St Aldate's
Oxford
OX1 1BX
Event cost
Tickets £5 (£3 students)
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Recommended

A special event to launch the 1.5 Degrees International Conference at the Environmental Change Institute.

The evening will comprise keynote speeches and discussion from some of the key figures behind the historic Paris Climate Agreement, including Laurence Tubiana, French Ambassador for climate negotiations; Tony de Brum, the force behind the High Ambition Coalition; Nebojsa Nakicenovic, IIASA and IPCC scientist; and Janos Pasztor, UN Assistant Secretary General to Climate Change and Senior Advisor to UN Secretary general Ban Ki-Moon during the negotiations of the Paris Climate Agreement.

​The evening will be opened by Vice-Chancellor, Professor Louise Richardson, and will be moderated by the award-winning environment correspondent at the Financial Times, Pilita Clark.

Revenue from ticket sales will be donated to Low Oxford Carbon Week.

Please contact events@ouce.ox.ac.uk if you have any questions.