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Panel Discussion on Climate Change in the Trump and Post-COP 22 Era

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Co-sponsored by Shan Shui Conservation Center, Oxfam, Yale Club of Beijing, Yale Center Beijing, China Youth Climate Action Network (CYCAN) and Greenovation: Hub.

Time and Location

Wednesday, 01/04/2017
Registration: 6:30-7:00 pm
Discussion and Q&A: 7:00-8:30 pm

Yale Center Beijing
8 Jianguomenwai Avenue, 36th Floor, Tower B, IFC Building (Yong’anli Station, Exit C)

Registration and Fees

Ticket: Free

Click HERE to register.

Please email yalecenterbeijing@yale.edu if you have any questions, or call Yale Center Beijing at (10) 5909 0200.

The Event

The Paris Agreement on Climate Change came into effect on November 4, 2016. This upcoming panel discussion, led by Yale alumna Xiangying Shi, will explore how COP 22 and the Trump administration will affect the future of climate change, and how China can play a pivotal role in the global effort to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

LANGUAGE

The language of the event will be Chinese.

The Moderator

Xiangying Shi (Yale FES '13)

Manager, China Nature Watch Program, Shan Shui Conservation Center

The Panelists

Junfeng Li

Director, National Center for Climate Change Strategy and International Cooperation (NCSC) (to be confirmed)

Kejun Jiang

Researcher, Energy Research Institute, National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC)

Fei Teng

Associate Professor, the Institute of Energy, Environment and Economy, Tsinghua University (to be confirmed)

Binbin Wang

Researcher, Research Center of International Organization, Peking University; Joint Sponsor and Researcher, China Center for Climate Change Communication

Hongyu Guo

Project Manager, Greenovation: Hub

Ruiming Song

Youth Delegate, COP 21 (in Paris) & 22 (in Marrakech); Member, China Youth Climate Action Network (CYCAN)

About the Organizers

Shan Shui Conservation Center

Founded in 2007, the Shan Shui Conservation Center is an organization dedicated to conservation. Together with our partners, i.e. communities, academic institutions, government agencies, companies and media, we support local initiatives to defend the land we depend on. We focus our work on the areas with the richest biodiversity, including Sanjiangyuan, the mountainous areas in China's southwestern region and the Lancang-Mekong River Basin.

Greenovation: Hub

Greenovation Hub's vision is a greener tomorrow, where everyone can access clean water, fresh air and safe food. We provide innovative tools to enable wider public participation in environmental protection and foster collaboration among society, business and government.

China Youth Climate Action Network

The mission of the China Youth Climate Action Network (CYCAN) is to promote youth participation in tackling the challenges of climate change.

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