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Climate Change, National Security, the Paris Agreement of the UNFCCC, and Mexico
March 2, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
The complicated world we live in is illuminated a bit more every week at the North County Chapter’s Thursday Morning Forum in Rancho Bernardo. Forums begin at 9:30 a.m. with a coffee social and registration, followed at 10 a.m. with a one-hour program and one hour of polite, but freewheeling, Q&A.
Unless otherwise indicated, North County Chapter Thursday Morning Forums are held at The Remington Club, Phase II, 16916 Hierba Drive, Rancho Bernardo. Free parking is available at the adjacent shopping center.
March 2, 2017: Panel Discussion on “Climate Change, National Security, the Paris Agreement of the UNFCCC, and Mexico.” Reno L. Harnish III, SDWAC Program Committee Chairman, former U.S. Ambassador to Azerbaijan and former Director of the Center for Environmental and National Security at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego, addresses the national security impacts of climate change and the Paris Agreement of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). Ambassador Harnish served in the Department of State as the Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Oceans, Environment, Science and Health.
Following Ambassador Harnish’s talk, Jeremy M. Martin, Vice President, Energy & Sustainability at the Institute of the Americas at UC San Diego, speaks on the example of Mexico in the multinational effort to conform to the Paris Agreement and fight climate change.
An NCC Program Committee meeting will follow the forum at 12:10 p.m. All members are welcome to attend.
9:30 a.m. Coffee Social
10:00 a.m. Free Program
11:10 a.m. Question & Answer