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      Panel 3 – A Just Transition, Keynote 2 and Reception in Montreal


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      September 12, 2019

      Thursday   3:00 PM

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      Panel 3 – A Just Transition, Keynote 2 and Reception

      How can we help communities create 21st century jobs? What are the economic implications a green economy transition? Can we de-couple economic growth from GHG emissions such as to open new economic possibilities for Canadians across the country? How can legal participation catalyze the movement towards a green economy? How does administrative law wield the coercive power of the state to guide transitions according to the collective will? What legal structure might help advance a sincerely just transition? 15:00-16:40 A Just Transition - Two Speakers (30 minutes each + 20 minutes Q and A) Heidi Binko (Executive Director, Just Transition Fund) Josh Galperin (School of Law, University of Pittsburg) – Just Transition, Democratic Practice, and Lessons from U.S. Administrative Law 16:40-17:30 Keynote Address 2: The Necessary Balances (40 minutes + 10 minutes Q and A) Brian Topp (Partner at KTG Public Affairs) The necessary balances; the real debate

      Categories: Politics & Activism

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