Great Speakers at our launch event "Climate and Development"
- Category: News
- Published: Tuesday, 20 February 2018 11:02
- Written by Super User
"We have to Foster adaptation and Resilience since infrastructure since infrastructure and health are already affected by Climate Change" Prof. van Ypersele...
"Cities are going faster than States dealing with Climate Change : Cities are the first victims, the first answers and the first opportunities facing Climate Change!" We need to work from the local to the global!". Evelyne Huytebroeck
The panel gathered brilliant speakers: Prof. Jean-Pascal van Ypersele, UN Global Sustainable Development Report, former Chair of IPCC, UCL Centre for Earth and Life Research, Evelyne Huytebroeck Former Minister for the Environment, M.P. and Local Cllr. Gauri Khandekar, Researcher V.U.B. Institute for European Studies and Global Relations Forum, and Fu Jing, Journalist and Deputy Chief of China Daily Europe.
They presented up to date overviews of current global and local actions on to fight against climate change, with outlooks on challenges, threats and opportunities.