Tue, Feb 01|
Great Decisions Program: Economics and Climate Change
Join us for an evening with Jesse Kharbanda, Executive Director of the Hoosier Environmental Council!
Time & Location
Feb 01, 2022, 7:00 PM
About the event
About the Program:
Economics of Climate Change
The ideological divide in the United States on the subject of climate change has impeded progress in curbing greenhouse emissions. But extreme weather events at both ends of the thermometer have focused attention on the consequences of inaction. What role will the United States play in future negotiations on climate?
About the Speaker:
Jesse Kharbanda is the Executive Director of the Hoosier Environmental Council, Indiana’s largest environmental policy organization. Jesse has focused HEC’s initiatives around environmental health & justice, land & water protection, and climate solutions. Jesse’s leadership honors include being named to the “Forty Under 40′′ list by the Indianapolis Business Journal, being recognized as the sole Indianapolis-based community leader in his induction year named to Delta Omega, the national public health honorary, winning the Hulman Health Achievement Award for Public Policy Advocacy.