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2011-2012

Preparing New Jersey for Climate Change - November 2011

Preparing New Jersey For Climate Change
Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey

The objective of this workshop was to bring together public and private sector leaders to assess and discuss the most significant effects of climate change in New Jersey and to begin preparedness planning to minimize economic impacts. The workshop was a partnership of Rutgers University Edward J. Bloustein School of Public Policy and the Climate and Environmental Change Initiative in collaboration with the nonprofit Clean Air-Cool Planet with support from PSEG.

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Mary Robinson - April 2012

MARY ROBINSON SPEAKS ON CLIMATE JUSTICE

Voorhees Chapel, Douglass Campus

Mary Robinson is President of the Mary Robinson Foundation – Climate Justice.  She served as President of Ireland from 1990-1997 and UN High Commissioner for Human Rights from 1997-2002. She is a member of the Elders and the Club of Madrid and the recipient of numerous honours and awards including the Presidential Medal of Freedom from the President of the United States Barack Obama.

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2011-2012 Climate & Society Seminars

The 2011-2012 Climate & Society Seminars featured Jesse Ribot (U-Illinois), Gal Hochman (Rutgers), Amy Lerner (Rutgers), and Phaedra Daipha (Rutgers).

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Extreme Weather and Climate Change - March 2012

EXTREME WEATHER AND CLIMATE CHANGE: HOW CAN WE ADDRESS UNCERTAINTY?

Cook Campus Center

Co-sponsored by Climate and Environmental Change Initiative
Katrina. Irene. Droughts in Texas and the Horn of Africa. Floods in the Midwest, Thailand and Pakistan. What’s next?

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