March 23, 2017

PANEL 4B: CLIMATE POLITICS AND POLICY 3:45 PM  -  5:00 PM PANEL 4B: CLIMATE POLITICS AND POLICY Constitution Ballroom C-E

PANEL 4B: CLIMATE POLITICS AND POLICY

The seeds of international climate policy were sown long before the science of climate change could have played a serious role in deliberation. Climate change was chosen and made a controversy in order for it to be a vehicle to achieve agendas already on the table.

The Paris Accord, as well as a slew of other feckless international climate agreements, are now on uncertain footing.