Climate Adaptation

Updates from Bonn

Topic: Adapting to a changing climate Guest & Organization: Ellie Cohen, President and CEO of Point Blue Conservation Science since 1999, is a leader in catalyzing collaborative, nature-based solutions to climate change, habitat loss and other environmental challenges. She and Point Blue’s 160 scientists work with natural resource managers, ranchers, farmers, local governments and others…


Bonn Chance

Topic: United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change – 2017 COP 23 Meeting Guest & Organization: Alden Meyer is director of strategy and policy for the Union of Concerned Scientists and the director of its Washington, DC, office. He provides general oversight and strategic guidance for the organization’s advocacy on energy, transportation, agriculture, and arms…


California Leading the Nation on Carbon Legislation

Topic: California’s Cap-and-Trade Program In This Episode: 01:16  Guest Arjun Patney is introduced. 02:11  Arjun describes his work at the American Carbon Registry. 04:28  Arjun explains how the California carbon market works. 07:26  Arjun talks about what was exempt from the market. 08:42  Since California is a large exporter of agricultural product, did that have…


Bottom Up Water Solutions

Topic: Fresh Water, Climate Change, and Community Resilience In This Episode: 02:10  Guest Rebecca Wodder is introduced. 03:19  Rebecca expresses how the first Earth Day impacted her life and career path. 05:06  Rebecca tells if fresh water has always been the focus of her environmental career. 05:48  Rebecca talks about how water affects climate change….


World Bank — Turning Down the Heat

Topic: Carbon and the Paris Agreement In This Episode: 03:10 Guest Tom Kerr is introduced. 03:26 Tom explains what the World Bank is. 05:00 Tom describes the kind of work that the climate change group does. 07:37 Tom talks about the changes he’s seen since Kim Yong became the World Bank’s president. 09:27 Tom speaks…