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REF NO.: 55

SUBJECT: Getting climate policy right

DATE: Nov. 20

    Note to editors:
        Memorial University’s Dialogue on Advancing Global Sustainability announces its 2008 public lecture, Getting Climate Policy Right, presented by Dr. Mark Jaccard, one of Canada’s leading climate policy analysts and joint author of Hot Air: Meeting Canada’s Climate Change Challenge.
The lecture will take place 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 24, in the Inco Innovation Centre, room IIC-2001. In addition, Dr. Jaccard will host a research seminar on Tuesday, Nov. 25, at 10 a.m. in CP-3033 followed by a rountable discussion at 11:20 a.m. in IIC-2014 (Beatrice Watts Boardroom).
The dialogue brings to Memorial University outstanding figures able to communicate insight and understanding to diverse audiences on environmental issues. Admission is free and parking is available in Lot 18. For more information, visit

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