India and Europe: Debating the challenge of climate change
DCU Ireland India Institute will host an international conference on the challenge of climate change for India and Europe on Thursday 25 May 2017 in DCU’s All Hallows campus.
This conference takes place against the backdrop of an uncertain global context that challenges the progress of recent years, including the 2015 Paris Agreement on climate change. The conference will bring together Indian and European experts to analyse the respective perspectives of the European Union and India climate change and sustainable development.
The conference is supported by a grant from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
9:00–9:30 Welcome and introduction
9:30–11:00 Keynote addresses
Mr. Jayant Mauskar, Prime Minister’s Council on Climate Change
11:00–11:30 Coffee break
11:30–13:00 Environment and development in India: Global, regional and local challenges
14:00–15:30 Critical perspectives on environmental change in India
15:30–16:00 Coffee break
16:00–17:00 European perspectives on climate and development in India
17:00–17:15 Concluding remarks