The First Female President of Ireland, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, and Chair of The Elders Mary Robinson will be in conversation with climate policy-maker and Green New Deal collaborator Rhianna Gunn-Wright. This conversation will be moderated by New Republic staff writer Osita Nwavenu. They will discuss the future of international climate policy in the wake of ever-accelerating ecological timelines.
This program is presented in collaboration between Cooper Union x Climate Week NYC and Pioneer Works.
Cooper Union x Climate Week NYC 2020 is a series of lectures and events addressing our shared future through the lens of global Green New Deals, environmental racism, and community action. We aim to promote curiosity, interdisciplinary dialogue, and sustained engagement with the climate crisis.