The Climate Emergency Forum team reflect on their recent participation in COP26, which took place in Glasgow, UK. Paul and Regina participated in panel discussions in the NGO press conference room on various topics pertaining to climate science and solutions. Peter was able to participate remotely, and was also attentively reading and listening to reports pertaining to the UN climate negotiations during the conference.
Charles and Heidi, the production team, join Peter, Paul and Regina to talk about their roles and experience pertaining to planning and supporting the team’s presence at COP26.
This CEF program was recorded on December 18th, 2021, and published on December 20th, 2021.
Dr. Peter Carter - MD, Expert IPCC Reviewer and the director of the Climate Emergency Institute
Paul Beckwith - Climate Systems Scientist. Professor at the University of Ottawa’s Paleoclimatology Laboratory as well as at Carleton University
Regina Valdez - Program Director, Climate Reality Project, NYC. GreenFaith Fellow and LEED Green Associate
Charles Gregoire – Climate Reality Leader, Electrical Engineer, Webmaster and IT prime for FacingFuture.Earth and the Climate Emergency Forum
Heidi Brault - Climate Reality Leader, BA(Psychology), Library & Information Technician Diploma - Video production and website assistant - Organizer and convener, Metadata technician, COP26 Team Lead for FacingFuture.Earth and the Climate Emergency Forum.
Once again thanks to the following organizations for making our presence at COP26 possible:
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