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Bard Center for Environmental Policy Presents

Wednesday, November 1, 2017
National Climate Seminar: A Pollution-Free Planet: The Upcoming U.N. Environmental Assembly
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Fatou Ndoye, United Nations Environment Programme

Join Bard CEP on November 1st for a conversation on the outlook for the upcoming U.N. Environmental Assembly with Fatou, Ndoye, Deputy Regional Director of the UN Environment's North America Office.

Ms. Ndoye joined UN Environment in 2005 and has worked for UN Environment’s Major Groups and Stakeholders Branch. Ms. Ndoye holds 20 years of experience in environment and sustainable development focusing on policy analysis; stakeholder participation in policy and decision making; project development and execution; networking and partnerships; and environmental assessments integration. Additionally, she has also worked on issues ranging from the linkages between labour and the environment, environmental governance, public participation and access to information. Prior to joining UN Environment, she led the international NGO Network for Environment and Sustainable development in Africa (NESDA), a collaborating center for the Global Environment Outlook report series and its Africa Environment Outlook series, headquartered in Cote d’Ivoire. 


Bard Center for Environmental Policy hosts the National Climate Seminar, a webinar series, at 12pm EST. Listeners can watch live or listen to past podcasts and webinars here. Past speakers have included thought leaders from, Sierra Club, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, and many more. 
The  Bard Graduate Programs in Sustainability  offer masters programs in  Environmental Policy,  Climate Science and  Policy, and Sustainable Business.  The Bard Center for Environmental Policy's career-focused, science based, interdisciplinary masters of science programs are located in New York’s beautiful Hudson Valley.  The rigorous first year coursework, followed by a required 4-6 month immersive internship, culminates with a Master’s Capstone Project and a 93% job placement rate within 6 months of graduation. Graduates are currently pursuing careers in many fields such as: alternative energy, international Development, advocacy/lobbying, conservation, research, and strategic consulting. For more information: 

Dial-in Only: +1.888.240.2560 | meeting ID: 467455619

Poster available for download below.

Download: NCS_Fall_2017.pdf

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Time: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm