Environmental Defense Fund Guided by science and economics, we tackle urgent threats with practical solutions. EDF is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. It is one of the world’s largest environmental organizations, with more than two million members and a staff of
Motu is New Zealand’s leading economic research institute. It is in the top ten global economic think tanks and top ten climate think tanks. Motu has developed a sound reputation for its well-informed, well-reasoned and fastidiously researched studies on public policy issues.
New Zealand’s Nationally Determined Contribution is to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 30% below 2005 levels by 2030. This is the Cabinet paper which supported Ministers’ final decisions on New Zealand’s Intended Nationally Determined Contribution. New Zealand’s Seventh National Communication under the United
Republic of Korea plans to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions by 37% from business-as-usual levels (BAU, 850.6 MtCO2eq) by 2030 across all economic sectors. Economy-wide coverage includes energy, industrial processes and product use, agriculture, and waste sectors. In the assessment
Seoul National University Seoul National University is committed to creating and fostering a vibrant intellectual community where students and scholars join together in building the future. As Korea’s leading research university, Seoul National University is committed to diversifying its student
Universidad de los Andes, Colombia Universidad de los Andes is an autonomous, independent, and innovative institution that fosters pluralism, tolerance, and respect for ideas. It aims for academic excellence while providing rigorous critical and ethical character development, in order to
Our team participated in this Symposium organised by the Korean Forest Service and ran a workshop with Korean experts and government officials.
Several members of our team presented at the ‘Markets Day’ organised by IETA and the PMR of the World Bank. We also hosted a Climate Teams Breakfast. A mechanism for cooperation under Article 6.2 Date: 2018 Presenter: Suzi Kerr Event: Climate Teams breakfast
A mechanism for cooperation under Article 6.2 Date: 2018 Presenter: Suzi Kerr Event: Climate Teams breakfast event at the Global Climate Action Summit, San Francisco, California, 11 September 2018
Santiago Saavedra is an assistant professor of economics at Universidad del Rosario in Bogotá, Colombia. His research interests are at the intersection of development and environmental economics. In particular, he studies how economic development affects natural resources, and how this
Dr. Angela Ines Cadena Monroy is an associate professor in the Electrical and Electronic Engineering Department at the University of los Andes, Bogotá. She has a PhD in Management Sciences from the University of Geneva. She has more than 30
Catherine Leining has over 26 years of international policy experience with specialisation in climate change mitigation policy. As a Policy Fellow at Motu Economic and Public Policy Research, she leads Motu’s research and engagement programme on “Shaping New Zealand’s Low-Emission
Before joining the Environmental Defense Fund, Ruben spent five years at the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Economic Research Service as a natural resource and agricultural economist and the agency’s specialist on land use. He also developed and managed environmental projects
Robert Heilmayr is an Assistant Professor of environmental and ecological economics at the University of California, Santa Barbara’s Environmental Studies Program, and the Bren School of Environmental Science and Management. Heilmayr combines approaches from economics, geography, and ecology to explore