IPCC Chairman Pachauri: Climate creates crises and new opportunities

Heidi Hautala, the Finnish Minister of international Development noted in her speech that “Resource efficiency is becoming a key factor in sustainable development and crisis management". Minister Hautala and Dr. Pachauri were the keynote speakers at the seminar “Changing climate – Is resource efficiency a way out of crises” organised by the Finnish Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Energy and Resources Institute, TERI and the Nordic Office of TERI in Joensuu, in co-operation with the Koli Forum and University of Eastern Finland.

Read the full press release at the Koli Forum site.

The seminar presentations are available here.

Further information on the seminar and Koli Forum:
Secretary General, Adj. Professor, Dr. Liisa Tahvanainen (liisa.tahvanainen(at)koliforum.fi)

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