Media Advisory: Multipart Series Empowering Advocates and Regulators With Data to Tackle the Climate Emergency
Bringing experts, policymakers, and advocates together to look at the latest climate physical risk data and tools and discuss how regulators and advocates can help address the ongoing climate crisis.
January 31, 2022
New York, NY — Join us for the launch of a 3‑part series entitled Seeing the Dangers Ahead: How Regulators and Advocates Can Harness Physical and Financial Risk Data to Tackle the Climate Emergency, beginning Tuesday, February 1. This series is meant to provide regulators and advocates with tools they need to help address the ongoing climate crisis. Tuesday’s event will look at the latest climate physical risk data and tools. Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey will join us as keynote speaker. Part 2 will provide an introduction to climate financial risks and the role of regulators, and Part 3 is a look at using these tools to promote resilience and environmental justice in decision making.
Why: With climate change compounding the risks communities face on an ongoing basis, the series is designed to illustrate the benefits of using hard data to develop policies that mitigate the effects of climate change.
The State Energy & Environmental Impact Center at the NYU School of Law is a non-partisan academic center dedicated to the study and support of state attorneys general in their work defending and promoting for clean energy, climate and environmental laws and policies. For more information, visit our website.