Events

    2021 Apr 09

    The National Security Implications of the Emergence of Stratospheric Aerosol Injection Technologies from an American Perspective

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

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    Zoom

    This study group will explore both the specious notions and the realistic threats that derive from such a perspective and the policy implications that arise therefrom. The discussion will be led by Wake Smith, a Senior Fellow at the Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government at HKS.... Read more about The National Security Implications of the Emergence of Stratospheric Aerosol Injection Technologies from an American Perspective

    2020 Nov 24

    The First 100 Days: A Conversation with Peggy Shepard on Climate and Environmental Policy in the Biden Administration

    5:30pm

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    Zoom

    Join the Center for Public Leadership for a discussion on climate policy with Peggy Shepard, Co-Founder and Executive Director of WE ACT for Environmental Justice. The program will be hosted by Rand Wentworth, the Louis and Gabrielle Bacon Senior Fellow in Environmental Leadership, and moderated by Lia Cattaneo JD/MPP 2022 and Salina Abraham MPP 2022.... Read more about The First 100 Days: A Conversation with Peggy Shepard on Climate and Environmental Policy in the Biden Administration

    2020 Oct 21

    Arctic Security: Conflict Prevention in the High North

    4:00pm to 5:00pm

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    Zoom

    Paula Dobriansky, Former US Ambassador and FDP Senior Fellow; David Balton, former US Ambassador; and Fran Ulmer, former Chair of the Arctic Research Commission and Belfer Center Fellow, will examine key countries' economic and national security interests in the Arctic region and the role of the rule of law in preventing conflict alongside critical questions of governance to balance environmental, economic, and security concerns.... Read more about Arctic Security: Conflict Prevention in the High North

    2020 Oct 08

    The First 100 Days: A Conversation with Joseph Aldy on Environmental Policy After the Election

    1:30pm to 2:30pm

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    Zoom

    Join the HKS Center for Public Leadership for a conversation with Joseph Aldy, HKS Professor of the Practice of Public Policy and former Special Assistant to the President for Energy and Environment, on "Environmental Policy After the Election."... Read more about The First 100 Days: A Conversation with Joseph Aldy on Environmental Policy After the Election

    2020 Sep 25

    Arctic Permafrost Thaw: Science & Policy

    1:00pm to 3:00pm

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    Zoom

    This session focuses on a warming-driven phenomenon—the rapid thawing of Arctic permafrost—that is contributing simultaneously to the most vexing of Arctic warming's impacts both in the region and around the world, and will target experts and non-experts who are interested in understanding the science and policy issues at the heart of this widely underestimated facet of the global climate-change challenge.... Read more about Arctic Permafrost Thaw: Science & Policy

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