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Public Lecture: “The Fight Against Climate Change at the Level of the European Union: A New Era for Climate Diplomacy!”

November 1, 2018 at 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

Location:482 Discovery Centre MacOdrum Library
Cost:Free
Audience:Alumni, Carleton Community, Current Students, Faculty, Staff, Staff and Faculty

The Jean Monnet Network on Eu-Canada Relations and the Friedrich Ebert Foundation in partnership with the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Ottawa and the Delegation of the European Union to Canada are pleased to host a public a lecture by Arne Lietz, a member of the European Parliament and the S&D Group, on “The Fight Against Climate Change at the Level of the European Union: A New Era for Climate Diplomacy!”

While the United States is counterproductive and several Canadian provinces are retreating, the federal government is unwrapping a plan to combat CO₂ pollution and reach GGE reductions in a multilateral framework. Are we witnessing a moment of crisis or an opportunity for climate diplomacy?

Welcome and comments provided by H.E. Peteris Ustubs, Ambassador, Delegation of the European Union to Canada.

Following the presentation will be an open discussion. Registration is requested to attend the event. Please go to the CES EU-Canada Network website for the registration link to the Eventbrite webpage.

The event will be hosted at Carleton Univeristy on 1st November 2018 in the MacOdrum Library in Room 482 Discovery Centre. The event will be from 10:00AM – 11:30AM.