How to generate global solidarity to tackle the climate emergency, a talk by IPCC globally renowned Prof. Saleemul Huq

Start: Tuesday, April 19, 2022 4:00 PM Amsterdam, Berlin, Bern, Rome, Stockholm, Vienna (GMT+01:00)

This is a virtual event

We are pleased to announce that world renowned Prof. Saleemul Huq will talk on zoom on April 19 calling for a way to generate global solidarity to confront the issue of generations to come. Please sign up beforehand on the right to give us an estimate of the number of attendees, which might call for livestreaming on facebook. Also by signing up you will receive a link to the talk.

Prof. Saleemul Huq is the Director of the International Centre for Climate Change and Development (ICCCAD) and Professor at the Independent University Bangladesh (IUB) as well as Associate of the International Institute on Environment and Development (IIED) in the United Kingdom. In addition he is the Chair of the Expert Advisory Group for the Climate Vulnerable Forum (CVF) and also Senior Adviser on Locally Led Adaptation with Global Centre on Adaptation (GCA) headquartered in the Netherlands. He is an expert in adaptation to climate change in the most Vulnerable developing countries and has been a lead author of the third, fourth and fifth assessment reports of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) and he also advises the Least Developed Countries (LDC) group in the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). In addition he is affiliated with the UN Food System Summit for 2021 as co-chair of the Action Track 5 on Building Resilience to Vulnerabilities, Shocks & Stress.

He has published hundreds of scientific as well as popular articles and was recognized as one of the top
twenty global influencers on climate change policy in 2019 and top scientist from Bangladesh on climate
change science. Recently he has been appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in
the 2022 New Year Honours for services to combating international climate change.

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For additional information about Prof. Huq, visit here.

The moderator for this event is high school FFF activist Marta Laatsch. Marta Laatsch is a high school Fridays for Future activist and book and science nerd.