Programme Oslo Pax 2019

Full program to be launched in the beginning of August.
Photo: Nature Picture Library

4 September:

9:00 – 10:30 Morning session

Liv Tørres
Executive Director, Nobel Peace Center

Ine Eriksen Søreide
Norwegian Minister of Foreign Affairs

Christiana Figueres
Former Executive Secretary, United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC)

Penelope Lea
climate activist and member of Children’s Climate Panel, Norway + Young leaders from around the world participating via video link

11:00 - 12:30 Climate Change and Conflict

Dr. Malin Mobjörk
Senior Researcher, Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI)

Gen. Tom Middendorp
Planetary Security Initiative

Katharine Mach
Senior Research Scientist, Stanford University

13:30 – 15:00 Climate Change and Migration

Robert Mood
President, Norwegian Red Cross

Grainne O’Hara
Director, Division of International Protection, UNHCR

Dr. Francois Gemenne
Executive Director, Politics of the Earth, Sciences Po

Embla Regine Mathisen
Leader of the youth organization Changemaker


09:00 – 11:00 Climate Justice

Tawakkol Karman
Nobel Peace Prize laureate 2011

Ronald Jumeau
Ambassador to the UN from the Seychelles

Prof. Vertistine Mbaya
Board member, Green Belt Movement

Hege Skarrud
Leader of the climate organization Spire

11:30 – 12:45 Transition and Turbulence

Olafur Ragnar Grimsson
Former president of Iceland and Chair of the International Renewable Energy Agency's Global Commission on the Geopolitics of Energy Transformation

Indra Øverland
Head of Centre for Energy Research, Norwegian Institute of International Affairs (NUPI)

Thina Saltvedt
Chief Analyst, Sustainable Finance Norway, Nordea

Photo: Oslo Pax / Nobel Peace Center
Photo: Oslo Pax / Nobel Peace Center

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