Can the world become net carbon zero? Mark Carney in conversation

17 Dec 2020, 17:30 - 18:30

The British Museum on Zoom
Free

Wildfires are burning, ice sheets are melting, mass extinction is real, even as governments are focusing on the immediate threat of the global pandemic.

At this crucial moment for the planet, join President-elect of the British Academy, Julia Black, as she interviews former Governor of the Bank of England and UN Special Envoy for Climate Action and Finance, Mark Carney, about how, when, and even if the world really can become net carbon zero.

Part of the public programme accompanying the Citi exhibition Arctic: culture and climate at the British Museum (22 October 2020–21 February 2021).

Speakers: Mark Carney, UN Special Envoy for Climate Action and Finance; Former Governor, Bank of England

Chair: Professor Julia Black FBA, Professor of Law and Strategic Director of Innovation London School of Economics; President-elect, The British Academy

This event includes live captioning delivered by Stagetext

Free, booking required

If you have any questions about this event, please email events@thebritishacademy.ac.uk.

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