Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations

Conferences & Workshops Details

Speech by Sir David King, UK Foreign Secretary’s Special Representative on Climate Change, on
Accelerating the transition to a Low Carbon Economy



PROGRAMME

09.30-10.00 a.m. Registration

10.00-10.05 a.m. Introduction and Welcome Remarks: Dr. Rajat Kathuria, Director & CE, ICRIER

10.05-10.30 a.m. Keynote speaker: Sir David King, Foreign Secretary’s Special Representative for Climate Change, UK

Chief Guest Address: Shri Prakash Javadekar*, Minister of Environment and Forests, India

10.30-10.45 a.m. Q &A

10.45-11.00 a.m. Tea Break

11.00-11.45 a.m. Technical session

Presentations

Cost Of Inaction On Mitigating Climate Change: A preliminary analysis for India for initiating a wider discussion by Dr. Vaibhav Chaturvedi, Research Fellow, Council on Energy, Environment and Water

Mr. Himanshu Gupta, Project Leader, India Energy Planning Tool 2052 at Planning Commission of India

11.45-12.00 noon Q & A

12.00-12.45 p.m.

Discussants

Dr. Partha Sen*, Former Professor, Delhi School of Economics

Dr. Radhika Khosla, Fellow, Centre for Policy Research, New Delhi

Dr. Shreekant Gupta*, Associate Professor, Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi and Adjunct Associate Professor at the LKY School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore (NUS)

12.45-12.55 p.m. Q & A

12.55-01.00 p.m. Vote of thanks

01.00-02.00 p.m. Lunch

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