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Climate Crisis Question Time

Bring me a solution, not a problem: a new Lancet Commission on Emergency Actions to Protect Human Health.

“Climate change is the biggest global health threat of the 21st century…the impacts will be felt all around the world – and not just in some distant future but in our lifetimes and those of our children.”

Following the 2009 Lancet-UCL Commission on Climate Change, international experts have come together in a new commission to respond to the health emergency of climate change.  This event is an opportunity to question those experts – climate scientists, economists, energy and health professionals – on both the scale of the threat as they see it, and potential ways forward.
Panel:

The panel will be chaired by Anthony Costello (Director, Institute for Global Health, University College London) and Peng Gong, (Director, Tsinghua University Centre for Earth System Science, Beijing)

Register for a free place 

Registration - 5pm
Symposium Starts - 5.30pm
Panel & Audience Discussion - 6-7.00pm

Location: 
Kennedy Lecture Theatre, UCL Institute for Global Health
30 Guilford Street London
WC1N 1EH London
United Kingdom
Date: 
Thursday, January 16, 2014
Time: 
5pm - 7pm

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