24th INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENT: GLOBAL PARTNERS FOR GLOBAL SOLUTIONS

4-26-86 (Chornobyl): What has Changed?

Organized by World Information Transfer (WIT) 

Co-sponsored by the GOVERNMENT OF UKRAINE, UN Mission of Belarus and UN Mission of the Czech Republic

 

Supported by UNDESA

Conference Room 5, May 1, 2015

3:00 – 6:00 PM EDT

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Welcome & Opening Remarks:

Dr. Christine K. Durbak, Conference Chair and Founder, WIT 

H.E. Yuriy Sergeyev, Permanent Representative of Ukraine to UN

 

Moderator: Dr. Christine K. Durbak, Conference Chair and Founder, WIT

 

SPEAKERS: 

H.E. Edita HRDA, Permanent Representative Mission of the Czech Republic to the United Nations

Sustainable Disaster Risk Reduction, Bureau Vice-chairmanship of the UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction, Sendai 2015

 

H.E. Andrei DAPKIUNAS, Permanent Representative Mission of Belarus to the United Nations

Sustainable Hazard Management, Technological Hazard. Chernobyl in Sendai: UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction

 

Dr. Alena NIKALAYENKA, Scientific Secretary of the National Commission on Radiation Protection, Republic of Belarus

The Health Consequences for Belorussian Population after Chernobyl Accident

 

Mr. Aleks MEHRLE, Executive Advisor Ener-Core, Inc. 

Energy Security in Ukraine Need and Opportunity 

 

Dr. Ihor SOLOVIY, Fulbright Scholar, Gund Institute for Ecological Economics/RSENR visiting scholar, University of Vermont 

Ukrainian Economy: Challenges, Reforms, and Sustainability

 

Mr. Richard WHITEFORD, Leader Climate Reality Project 

Carbon, the Critical Issue 

 

Discussion and Questions 

 

Closing Remarks:H.E. Yuriy Sergeyev, Permanent Representative of the Ukraine to the UNDr. Christine Durbak, Chair and Founder, WIT

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