Date & Time
Monday, June 8, 2015 - 9:00am to 7:00pm
UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France
World Oceans Day 2015 Celebration

Linwood Pendleton, senior scholar at the Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions, will speak at a June 8 workshop held in honor of the United NationsWorld Oceans Day. Pendleton will speak on the socioeconomic impacts of climate change. Specifically, it will focus on the social challenges in relation to the impact of carbon dioxide emissions and climate change and investigate how the ocean and coastal socio-ecosystems react to these challenges.

For more information, visit the event website

Date & Time
Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Online with Webex
Understanding the EPA’s Clean Power Plan

This summer, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is slated to release the final version of its Clean Power Plan, which regulates carbon dioxide emissions from existing power plants. The Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions at Duke University invites you to attend a webinar 2-3 p.m. ET June 16 where experts will identify important elements to look for in this final rule and discuss how section 111(d) performance standards will affect the electricity sector. 

Access the free webinar with prior registration. Follow the conversation online via Twitter with #NIEPS10.

Date & Time
Thursday, October 22, 2015 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
Fuqua School of Business
Leadership in a Time of Rapid Change: Envisioning Solutions to Environmental Challenges

The Nicholas Institute will host a day-long forum—convened in honor of its tenth anniversary—to assess how we can harness big data, cutting-edge technologies, and adaptation research to create science-based, interdisciplinary approaches attuned to the accelerating and dynamic change in the world.