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Carnegie Climate Geoengineering Governance Initiative (C2G2) Announces New Advisory Group

L to R, top row: Elenita (Neth) Daño, Maria Ivanova, Ronald Jumeau. Middle row: David Keith, Alessandra Orofino, Manuel Pulgar-Vidal. Bottom row: Jairam Ramesh, Steve Rayner, Youba Sokona. CREDIT: Ter

On June 20 2017, Janos Pasztor, the executive director of the Carnegie Climate Geoengineering Governance Initiative (C2G2) announced the setting up of an Advisory Group of leading international experts to guide and support its work in catalyzing the establishment of effective governance for climate geoengineering.

“Our work to catalyze the establishment of effective governance for climate geoengineering is a huge and complex challenge involving many diverse actors. The range and depth of expertise reflected in our newly established Advisory Group will considerably strengthen the C2G2 initiative’s ability to navigate these challenges and deliver its mission” said Pasztor. “I am delighted to welcome such a diverse and knowledgeable group of experts to the group and very much look forward to working together on this important and timely task.”

The Advisory Group is constituted from a diverse group of leading international experts covering a wide range of sectors and countries, selected to ensure deep insight into key issues relevant to achievement of the C2G2 mission. At this time, the group includes:

Ms. Elenita (Neth) Daño, Asia Director, Action Group on Erosion, Technology and Concentration (ETC Group) (Philippines);

Ms. Maria Ivanova, Associate Professor of Global Governance and Director of the Center for Governance and Sustainability at the University of Massachusetts, Boston (USA, Bulgaria);

Mr. Ronald Jumeau, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Seychelles to the United Nations and Ambassador for Climate Change, Republic of Seychelles…

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