Richard Widick (IICAT:1/14/17]
[scroll down and visit each of our press conferences, listed here in reverse chronological order from Marrakech 2016 through Paris 2015 to Doha 2012]
COP 22, Marrakech, Morocco, November 17, 2016
Richard Widick (IICAT) presenting: David Simpson and Jane Lapiner, Mattole Salmon Group, Petrolia, California
COP 21, Paris, France, December 14, 2015
Richard Widick (IICAT) presenting: moderator Victor Menotti (International Forum on Globalization); Chee Yoke Ling (Third World Network); Asad Rehman (Friends of the Earth international); Camila Moreno (Grupo Carta de Belem)
COP 20 in Lima, Peru, on December 5, 2014
Richard Widick presenting: John Foran, moderator; Dr. Michael Dorsey; Lehi Yona; Emily Williams; Nathan Thanki.
At this press conference we released our Special Report: What Now For Climate Justice? (IICAT 2014)
COP 20, Lima, December 12, 2014
John Foran presenting: Michael Dorsey (IICAT; Sierra Club); Jagoda Munic (Friends of the Earth, ITL) Pascoe Sabido (Corporate Europe Observatory) – please read CEO’s 2014 report on the many ways multinationals both drive and profit from climate destruction, Corporate Conquistadors
COP 19, Warsaw, November 22, 2013
COP 19, Warsaw, November 15, 2013
Please also watch all of the other UN Press Conferences, hosted by a variety of Civil Society Groups and Coalitions at COP 19, Warsaw, 2013
FIVE IICAT PRESS CONFERENCES, COP 18, DOHA, QATAR, 2012
At the UNFCCC COP 18 in Doha, Qatar, 2012, IICAT scholars John Foran and Richard Widick, acting as official delegates representing the University of California, hosted our first five official UN Press Conferences. See them listed on the UNFCCC online archive of Webcasts for Doha COP 18, and watch them by scrolling down to the links below.
1. What Must the Durban Platform Do? Perspectives from IICAT and Global Civil Society, December 7, 2012.
SPEAKERS: John Foran (IICAT), Michael Dorsey, Anjali Appadurai (Earth in Brackets), Sarah Rifat (350.0rg), Janet Redman (Institute for Policy Studies), Tom Goldtooth (Indigenous Environmental Network), Meagan Van Buskirk (Canadian Youth Delegation), and Lidy Napcil (Jubilee South).
SPEAKERS: John Foran (IICAT), Niranjali Americasinghe (Center for International Environmental Law), Christophe Schwarte (Legal Response Initiative), and Brook Meakins (attorney, activist, author Drowning Islands).