This episode is a recording of a panel discussion with League of Women Voters (LWV) members who attended the UN International Climate Conference in Glasgow Scotland in November 2021.
The UN’s Climate Conference—the “Conference of the Parties” or COP—is the official meeting of member states who signed the UN’s climate treaty. Every year, the parties to the treaty, including the U.S., meet and negotiate various aspects of the treaty.
Seven LWV members from around the U.S. attended the 2021 UN Climate Conference. We heard from five of them in March 2022. The panelists discussed:
The panel included:Robin Tokmakian, UN Observer for Climate Change for LWVUS; LWV of Portland member
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