Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 4:15pm to 5:45pm
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Littauer 166, Harvard IOP, 79 JFK St., Cambridge

Behind the Scenes of the Paris Climate Agreement

Join Yohannes Abraham and Special Guest Brian Deese, former Senior Advisor to President Obama, for a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the Paris Climate Agreement.

As White House point person on climate and energy issues, Brian Deese played a vital role in the completion of the historic Paris Climate Agreement. Using the mechanics of that multi-dimensional agreement as the framework for discussion, Yohannes and Brian will discuss how the White House and Cabinet collaborate to achieve top priorities.

Hosted by: Yohannes Abraham, former Senior Adviser to the National Economic Council, Chief of Staff for the White House Office of Public Engagement and Intergovernmental Affairs (2013-2017)

Special Guest: Brian Deese, former Senior Advisor to President Obama and former Deputy Director of the Office of Management and Budget

*No homework, no dress code - all are welcome!

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Kathey Park

Harvard University
Center for the Environment

Address: 26 Oxford Street, 4th Floor, Cambridge
Phone: (617) 495-0368

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