Luskin Lecture Series: A Conversation with Mary Robinson

Luskin Lecture Series: A Conversation with Mary Robinson
Tuesday, January 12, 2016 - 12:00pm - 1:15pm
12:00 pm
1:15 pm
Presented in partnership with the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation and Global Public Affairs at UCLA Luskin
UCLA Charles E. Young Grand Salon, Kerckhoff Hall
308 Westwood Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095
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Tue, 01/12/2016 - 12:00pm - 1:15pm
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Presented in partnership with the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation and Global Public Affairs at UCLA Luskin

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UCLA Charles E. Young Grand Salon, Kerckhoff Hall
308 Westwood Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095
United States

As the world witnesses rising temperatures, shrinking ice sheets, and shifts in climate patterns, the global community is facing an economic and environmental challenge that demands a course of action. Yet any truly sustainable solution will require a core commitment to equity.

As the world witnesses rising temperatures, shrinking ice sheets, and shifts in climate patterns, the global community is facing an economic and environmental challenge that demands a course of action. Yet any truly sustainable solution will require a core commitment to equity.

Mary Robinson, UN Special Envoy for Climate Change and former President of Ireland, is an international leader with a vision for an inclusive low carbon emission global economy. Named “a hero and an icon” by Time magazine and recognized with the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President Obama, Robinson has expanded access to sustainable energy and fostered green economies and equal rights initiatives worldwide. Join Robinson in this special Luskin Lecture that will present her unique perspective on climate change and social responsibility.

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