Global Future of the Environment
Climate Change and the Oceans: Challenges Ahead
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry participated in a conversation at the “Our Ocean, One Future Leadership Summit” in Gaston Hall on September 16. The event was parallel to the State Department's “Our Ocean” conference.
Secretary Kerry addressed the global community’s responsibility to preserve and nurture a healthy ocean, inaugurating Georgetown’s semester-long conversation on the environment (event description and video available). A key excerpt from his welcome remarks at the State Department's “Our Ocean” conference is posted below.
Georgetown faculty, students, and scholars around the world offer their responses to Secretary Kerry’s remarks. All are welcome to join the conversation using the commenting feature.
John Kerry | September 30, 2016
Paul Sullivan | September 30, 2016
Camille Gaskin-Reyes | September 29, 2016
François Pazisnewende Kaboré | September 29, 2016
Paulus Bambang Irawan | September 29, 2016
Randall Amster | September 29, 2016
René Micallef | September 29, 2016
Gaia Mattiace | September 28, 2016
Monica Mahal | September 28, 2016