Monday, 25 January 2010
10am - 12:30pm
Room 1, UNHQ (North Lawn Building)
Following on from the UN Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen in December 2009, you are invited to a multistakeholder event co-sponsored by the United Nations Non Governmental Liaison Service (UN-NGLS), Realizing Rights: The Ethical Globalization Initiative, and the Dag Hammarskjöld Foundation, to be held on Monday 25 January from 10 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. in Conference Room 1 at UNHQ (in the new North Lawn Building).
The event will feature experts from governments, the United Nations and civil society organizations and offer a unique opportunity for an in-depth analysis of the outcome of the Copenhagen summit, including from a climate justice and human rights perspective. It will be facilitated by H.E. Ms. Mary Robinson and follow the format of a moderated discussion among the experts and with the audience.
Confirmed panelists include:
· Bob Orr, ASG for Policy and Planning, United Nations
· Ambassador Lumumba Stanislaus Di-Aping, Chief G77 Negotiator in Copenhagen
· Meena Raman, Third World Network
· Ben Margolis, Tck Tck Tck Campaign
To read the background note for the event, click here.
To view the media advisory, click here