In 2015 COP21, also known as the 2015 Paris Climate Conference, will, for the first time in over 20 years of UN negotiations, aim to achieve a legally binding and universal agreement on climate, with the aim of keeping global warming below 2°C. The conference is expected to attract close to 50,000 participants including 25,000 official delegates from government, intergovernmental organisations, UN agencies, NGOs and civil society.
Presented by the UNA-USA and Seton Hall University's School of Diplomacy and International Relations, join Dr. Philip Moremen for an inside look at the road to Paris. Dr. Moremen will discuss the background to the negotiations, recent scientific developments, significant outstanding issues, and the potential contours of a final agreement.
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Philip Moremen joined the School of Diplomacy and International Relations in the spring of 2000. His areas of expertise include public international law, international environmental law and policy, and peace operations.
Professor Moremen's scholarship has addressed private enforcement of international law, customary international law, and post-conflict peacebuilding. He has published in the Temple Law Review, the UCLA Journal of International Law and Foreign Affairs, and the Harvard Journal of International Law.
Professor Moremen is a Vice-President of the American Branch of the International Law Association and serves on its Executive Committee. He is currently an at-large member of the the Faculty Senate Executive Committee. He is also the faculty adviser to the School's student International Law Society. Learn more about Professor Moremen and his scholarship here.