Boiling Point: Speaker series
Weekly from Thursday 17 September to Thursday 22 October
Organised by the COP26 Coalition, of which Global Justice Now is a member.
In this series of six hour-long webinars you will have a chance to learn the basics of international climate change politics and the infamous COP, or Conference of the Parties, ahead of COP26, scheduled to be held in Glasgow in November 2021.
Expert speakers will share their knowledge of the history and process of the talks as well as the major issues and main players. You will learn about the real rules of the game from activists, policy analysts and journalists with years of experience working behind the scenes of major summits.
17 September, 1pm (BST): Climate Change Negotiations for Beginners
Speaker: Dorothy Guerrero, Global Justice Now
24 September, 2pm (BST): A Potted History of International Climate Change Negotiations (Part 1: Rio to Paris)
Speaker: Meena Raman, Third World Network