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Jackson/Ho China Forum

Barbara FinamoreWill China Save the Planet?
Barbara Finamore
Wednesday September 18, 2019
SIE Complex—1st Floor—The Forum—Room 1020
University of Denver
2201 S. Gaylord St., Denver CO 80208

Barbara Finamore is the Senior Strategic Director for Asia at the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC). She has nearly four decades of experience in environmental law and energy policy. In 1996, she founded NRDC’s China Program, the first clean energy program to be launched by an international NGO. She also served as President and Chair of the Professional Association for China's Environment (PACE) and is the co-founder and President of the China-U.S. Energy Innovation Alliance. In 2017, Barbara was named a member of Foreign Policy’s “The U.S.-China 50”, a group of 50 individuals who are powering the world's most complex and consequential relationship. She holds a J.D. degree with honors from Harvard Law School. Barbara Finamore will speak on the topic of her new book Will China Save the Planet? and copies of the book will be available for purchase at the event.

Free and open to the public. Lunch Provided.
Please register by Monday Sept 16: