The Dynamics of the Climate Talks at the UNFCCC toward 2015
The 19th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 19) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) was held in Warsaw in November 2013. Warsaw 2013 is considered to be an important step toward 2015, the target year for agreement on an entirely new international climate treaty.
Free screening (45 min.) and discussion of the documentary filmed by CBC's Fifth Estate. The effects of this current federal government's cuts to funding, and termination of scientific research will be discussed.
Presented by University of Toronto Environmental Action
KERRY BOWMAN, Bioethicist, Joint Centre for Bioethics, University of Toronto (brief bio below) TOPIC: “Ethical Considerations for Early Warning Systems in Relation to Climate Change” (abstract below)
Please note that refreshments will be served prior to each seminar at around 3:45pm in Rm. ES 1042, 5 Bancroft Avenue, Earth Sciences Building