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  • Author: Jeffrey D. Sachs (moderator)
  • Publication Date: 11-2012
  • Content Type: Video
  • Institution: Columbia University World Leaders Forum
  • Abstract: In the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, Columbia faculty from schools, institutes and centers from across the university have provided a key source of insight to the media, general public and policy-makers about the related issues of climate change and sustainable development in the face of rising sea levels around the globe. This university-wide conversation, co-sponsored by The Earth Institute, Office of the Executive Vice President for Research, and World Leaders Forum, brings together just a few of the many Columbia researchers whose interdisciplinary work is adding to our understanding of the risks facing coastal communities, including New York City and its suburbs.
  • Topic: Climate Change, Energy Policy, Environment, Natural Disasters
  • Political Geography: United States, New York
  • Author: Jeffrey D. Sachs, Belay Begashaw, Upmanu Lall
  • Publication Date: 09-2010
  • Content Type: Video
  • Institution: Columbia University World Leaders Forum
  • Abstract: A panel discussion moderated by Professor Jeffrey D. Sachs with East African Leaders, and Dr. Belay Begashaw from the Earth Institute's MDG Centre and Upmanu Lall, director of the Columbia Water Center, followed by a question and answer session with the audience.
  • Topic: Agriculture, Climate Change, Economics, Health
  • Political Geography: Africa
  • Author: José Sócrates
  • Publication Date: 09-2010
  • Content Type: Video
  • Institution: Columbia University World Leaders Forum
  • Abstract: "Energy Policy and the Portuguese New Growth Agenda" This event will feature an address by Prime Minister of Portugal, José Sócrates. Followed by a question and answer session with the audience.
  • Topic: Climate Change, Energy Policy
  • Political Geography: Europe
  • Author: Václav Klaus
  • Publication Date: 03-2009
  • Content Type: Video
  • Institution: Columbia University World Leaders Forum
  • Abstract: This World Leaders Forum program features a keynote address by President Václav Klaus of the Czech Republic followed by a question and answer session with the audience.
  • Topic: Climate Change, International Cooperation, International Trade and Finance, International Affairs
  • Political Geography: Europe
  • Author: Rohit T. Aggarwala, Kelly Kleinert, Klaus S. Lackner, Lionel McIntyre
  • Publication Date: 10-2008
  • Content Type: Video
  • Institution: Columbia University World Leaders Forum
  • Abstract: President Lee C. Bollinger hosts this World Leaders Forum program featuring a panel discussion on environmental stewardship through Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg's PlaNYC initiative, Columbia's contributions to the City's sustainable future, and what role New Yorkers play in the global effort. The program will be followed by a question and answer session with the audience.
  • Topic: Climate Change, Education, Environment, Health
  • Political Geography: New York
  • Author: Anders Fogh Rasmussen
  • Publication Date: 09-2008
  • Content Type: Video
  • Institution: Columbia University World Leaders Forum
  • Abstract: A keynote address by Prime Minister Anders Fogh Rasmussen of Denmark, followed by a question and answer session with the audience.
  • Topic: Climate Change, Energy Policy, Oil
  • Political Geography: Europe, Denmark
  • Author: Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson
  • Publication Date: 09-2008
  • Content Type: Video
  • Institution: Columbia University World Leaders Forum
  • Abstract: Clean Energy and Human Capital: Iceland- The Laboratory Small States in Global Development. A keynote address by President Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson of Iceland, followed by a question and answer session with the audience.
  • Topic: Civil Society, Climate Change, Democratization, Energy Policy
  • Political Geography: Europe, Iceland