Climate Change Talks

Climate Change and Greenhouse Gases (GHG) - October 2nd at 11am

On Monday, October 2nd, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Luciano Paez will speak about “Climate Change and Greenhouse Gases (GHG)”. 

Luciano Paez is an environmentalist, geographer, and holds a Master Degree in Population Studies and Social Research from the National School of Statistical Sciences (ENCE/IBGE). He is a Ph.D. candidate in Geography at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ). He is a professor in private and public schools in the State of Rio de Janeiro. He was manager of the Piratininga and Itaipu Lagoons by Niterói City Hall, coordinator of the Lagunar Itaipu-Piratininga Subcommittee, and Secretary-Director of the Guanabara Bay Hydrographic Basin Committee. He is currently the Municipal Climate Secretary of Niterói-RJ, the first municipal department dedicated to climate change in Brazil.

Offshore Wind Energy - September 25th 11am - 1pm

On Monday, September 25th, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Lucas Deliberali will speak about “Offshore Wind Energy”. 

Lucas is a master’s student in Energy Analysis and Planning at the Institute of Energy and Environment of USP (IEE-USP). He has a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from the Universidade Cidade de São Paulo (UNICID), with an academic exchange carried out at the University of Salamanca – Spain (2016). He is a researcher in the RCGI’s Advocacy Programme at USP, and in the working group on Climate and Energy of the Jean Monnet Chair at ESPM. It works on developing research in the area of ​​renewable energy, with an emphasis on Offshore Wind Energy and Greenhouse Gas Emissions.

Climate Justice - September 18th 11am - 1pm

On Monday, September 18th, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Prof. Hirdan Medeiros talked about “Climate Justice” with the moderation of Israel Lacerda. 
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Inaugural Lecture on Climate Channge

On Monday, September 11, started the cycle of lectures on the topic of climate change in partnership with PRH 33.1, RCGI, Procam, and PPGE.

Throughout these events, we aim to bring reflections in the technological, economic, and regulatory spheres to the debate relevant to tackling climate change.

In the first lecture, we had as a guest Prof. Paulo Artaxo moderated by Prof. Hirdan Medeiros.