Leveraging Natural Climate Solutions to Mitigate Carbon

Thursday, March 5, 2020

10:45am - 12:00pm

An overlooked yet irreplaceable asset in combating the climate crisis, natural climate solutions provide a range of benefits from biodiversity conservation to immediate large-scale reductions. This session examines how utilizing nature, from carbon sinks to reforestation, is critical to successfully keeping temperature rise below 1.5 degrees. Speakers share how stakeholders can shape the future of innovative natural climate solutions.

Speakers

Speakers

Jairo Garcia

Jairo Garcia

Director, Climate Policy, City of Atlanta (2017)
Andrew Revkin

Andrew Revkin

Senior Reporter, Climate, ProPublica (2017)
Lisa Jackson

Lisa Jackson

Vice President, Environment, Policy and Social Initiatives, Apple (2017)
Harry Lamberton

Harry Lamberton

Vice President - Energy and Environmental Services, Waste Management (2016)
Alexia Kelly

Alexia Kelly

Climate Mitigation Expert, U.S. Department of State (2013)