Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions

Oceans Day at COP 21

Date and Time
Friday, December 4, 2015 - 1:45 p.m. to 2:40 p.m.
Rio Conventions Pavilion, United Nations Climate Conference, Paris, France


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Brian Murray, director of the Environmental Economics Program at the Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions, will speak at Oceans Day at the United Nations Climate Conference in Paris, France. Murray will be part of the Mitigation and the Oceans Panel, 1:45-2:40 p.m., which will address how to accelerate mitigation of carbon dioxide emissions, and evaluate, accelerate, and finance promising mitigation efforts relevant to the oceans, coastal areas, and SIDS and other island jurisdictions.

Murray will discuss financing for mitigation, adaptation, capacity development, scientific monitoring, and public education issues and options.