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Congressional Hearing: From L'Aquila to Copenhagen: Climate Change and Vulnerable Societies

Thursday, July 23, 2009 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

SUBCOMMITTEE HEARING NOTICE COMMITTEE ON FOREIGN AFFAIRS 
U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES 

SUBCOMMITTEE ON ASIA, THE PACIFIC AND THE GLOBAL ENVIRONMENT 
Eni F. H. Faleomavaega (D-AS), Chairman 

You are respectfully requested to attend an OPEN hearing of the Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific and the Global Environment, to be held in Room 2172 of the Rayburn House Office Building

DATE: Thursday, July 23, 2009 
TIME: 2:00 p.m. 
SUBJECT: From L’Aquila to Copenhagen: Climate Change and Vulnerable Societies 

WITNESSES: 
Panel I 
Thomas Karl, Ph.D. 
Director, National Climatic Data Center National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 
U.S. Department of Commerce 

Panel II 
Mr. Kemal Derviş 
Vice President and Director Global Economy and Development Brookings Institution 
(Former Administrator, United Nations Development Programme) 

Anthony Janetos, Ph.D. 
Director, Joint Global Change Research Institute Pacific Northwest National Laboratory 
University of Maryland 

David Wheeler, Ph.D. 
Senior Fellow Center for Global Development 
Access Wheeler testimony here.

Redmond Clark, Ph.D. 
Chief Executive Officer CBL Industrial Services 

NOTE: Witnesses may be added.

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