Beyond COP26: Next Steps in the Fight Against Climate Change

11/18/2021 | Virtual Event


World leaders wrangled over climate policy at COP26, the United Nations Climate Change Conference.

Scientists, health leaders, and politicians described it as our last, best chance to slow global warming and stave off some of the worst health effects of climate change. But the political environment remains fraught. And it’s unclear how the speeches and pledges in Glasgow will translate into action.

Our expert panel brought together leading voices in the fight against climate change, fresh from the halls of the COP26 summit. They talk through key outcomes and next steps—for nations, institutions, and individuals.

Presented jointly with The Weather Channel and Pattrn


Muhammad Ali Pate
Julio Frenk Professor of the Practice of Public Health Leadership
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Renee Salas
Yerby Fellow, Center for Climate, Health, and the Global Environment
Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Jeff Nesbit
Executive Director, Climate Nexus


Stephanie Abrams
Meteorologist, The Weather Channel

Introductory Remarks

Eric Christian Olsen
Actor, writer, and producer

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