What: A major half-day conference considering how best to tackle the climate change challenge, which takes place two years after the Paris Agreement came into force and a few weeks ahead of the COP24 United Nations conference to be held in Poland this December.
Who: A full programme of the conference is available here. Speakers include:
- Mary Robinson, President of Ireland (1990-1997)
- Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim, Coordinator of Chadian Indigenous Women and Peule People Association
- Nick Mabey, Chief Executive, E3G
- Leading climate expert and broadcaster, Dr. Cara Augustenborg, will moderate the conference
When: Monday November 5, 2018. Registration from 1pm. Conference 1:30pm to 5pm.
Where: Tercentenary Lecture Theatre, Trinity Biomedical Sciences Institute, 152-160 Pearse Street, Dublin 2
This event, which is co-hosted by the Embassy of France in Ireland, the Institute of International and European Affairs, Trinity International Development Initiative (TIDI) and Trócaire, takes place two years after the Paris Agreement came into force on November 4, 2016, and in advance of the upcoming COP24 United Nations conference to be held in Katowice, Poland, from December 3 to 14, 2018.
A showcase of diverse and innovative ideas to respond to climate change will form the centrepiece of this unique event. Attendees will be able to browse a marketplace of creative projects and learn about new ways to understand and tackle climate change.
To register your interest in attending, contact:
Mr Maxence SALENDRE – Press Officer at the Embassy of France in Ireland
Mobile: +353 85 856 86 69