Global Renewable and Sustainable Energy Development

THE CENTER FOR GLOBAL DEVELOPMENT
Delivering Sustainable Energy for All
The UN Secretary General and other distinguished speakers will… read more

THE CENTER FOR GLOBAL DEVELOPMENT

Delivering Sustainable Energy for All

The UN Secretary General and other distinguished speakers will discuss the Rio+20 Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro this June. 

8: 45am-9:00 am Welcoming Remarks:

Nancy Birdsall, Center for Global Development

Nigel Purvis, Climate Advisers

9:00am-9:50am Session One: Sustainable Energy for All & Rio+20

Panelists:

Timothy Wirth, President, United Nations Foundation and Better World Fund

Vijay Iyer, Director of Energy, World Bank

Moderator:

Nancy Birdsall, CGD

10:00am-10:50am Session Two: From Rio to Rio+20: A U.S. Perspective

Panelists:

Carlos Pascual, U.S. Special Envoy and Coordinator for International Energy Affairs

William Reilly, former Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Moderator:

Nigel Purvis, Climate Advisers

11:00am-11:30am Keynote Addresses

Ban Ki-moon, U.N. Secretary General

Christian Friis Bach, Minister for Development Cooperation of Denmark

11:30am-11:45am Closing Remarks:

Nancy Birdsall, Center for Global Development

Nigel Purvis, Climate Advisers

8:45a-11:45a Capital Hilton, South American Room www.cgdev.org close

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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 20, 2012
Last Aired:
Apr 24, 2012

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  • Apr 20, 2012 | 8:48am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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