"Climate Challenges and Opportunities: Transitioning to Sustainable and Resilient Economies for a Low Carbon Future"
Melody Burkins, Associate Director, The John Sloan Dickey Center for International Understanding; Adjunct Professor and John McKinley, Executive Director, Center for Business, Government & Society
March 10 – March 20, 2020
Stockholm, Kiruna, Aarhus, Copenhagen (subject to change)
- Explore how businesses and governments are responding to the material risks and opportunities associated with climate change (innovation, adaptation, mitigation)
- Understand how countries (e.g., Sweden) and cities (e.g., Copenhagen) plan to achieve carbon neutrality
- Engage the science community and indigenous Arctic communities to understand the importance of their knowledge contributions and collaboration with businesses and governments in the design of sustainable economies and transitions to a low-carbon future