The three largest economies in the world—the European Union, the United States, and China—are likely to identify very different national policies and develop commitments that vary in stringency. What might these commitments signal, both at home and abroad? Mistra Indigo, in partnership with the Embassy of Sweden and Resources for the Future will on April 21st host a policy dialogue in Washington where these issues will be examine and feature comments from experts who play key roles in crafting an international agreement that can be signed in Paris.
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Looking Ahead toward Paris: International Perspectives on National Commitments
Signals from the European Union, the United States, and China
A policy dialogue hosted via a partnership between the Embassy of Sweden, Resources for the Future, and Mistra’s Indigo research program
Date April 21, 2015 1:30–3:30 p.m. EDT
Location House of Sweden, 2900 K St NW, Washington, DC 20007
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Welcome and Introduction
Göran Lithell, Deputy Chief of Mission, Embassy of Sweden
Policy Dialogue Chairman
Lars-Erik Liljelund, Associate, Stockholm Environment Institute
Reception to follow hosted by Phil Sharp of Resources for the Future, with remarks by Åke Iverfeldt, Chief Executive of Mistra.
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