25 February 2016: Maastricht Monnet Lecture by Connie Hedegaard
On 25 February, former European Commissioner for Climate Action Connie Hedegaard has delivered the first Jean Monnet Lecture of 2016 for CERiM, entitled “The European Union and the Paris Climate Summit: Strengths and Weaknesses of the European Approach to Climate Change”. The lecture will take place from 18.00-20.00 hrs at the Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6, Maastricht. Attendance is free but registration is required.
Recap of the Lecture
Strengths and Weaknesses of the European Approach to Climate Change
“If not Europe, who else?”
The former Commissioner delivered a captivating and highly informative speech on the European Union’s role in the adoption of the 2015 Paris Agreement on Climate Change and discussed the strengths and weaknesses of the “European approach” to Climate Change.