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Running Out of Time: Climate Change's Impact on International Development

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Kenney Auditorium, SAIS Nitze Building

1740 Massachusetts Ave NW

Washington, DC 20036

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Please join the SAIS Perspectives team in launching our 2019-20 theme: "Climate Change and Development."

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It is no secret that climate change is among the most urgent challenges that every living being faces today. Developing countries are particularly vulnerable to the ramifications of environmental pressures — issues of food security and forced migration have become even more pertinent in the face of changing ecosystems. We have decided to devote this year's issue of Perspectives to creating dialogue and debate around some of the issues' most crucial components.

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Remarks by Sarah Sassoon, Editor-in-Chief of SAIS Perspectives

Remarks by Logan Ma, 1st place winner of the 2019-20 Photo Contest

Panel Discussion featuring:

Devon Cone, Senior Advocate for Women and Girls, Refugees International

Christina Chan, Director, Climate Resilience Practice, World Resources Institute

Jessica Fanzo, Bloomberg Distinguished Associate Professor of Global Food and Agricultural Policy and Ethics, SAIS

Moderated by Shamila N. Chaudhary, President, American Pakistan Foundation and Fellow, SAIS Foreign Policy Institute

Reception and photo exhibition to follow.

Cover photo credit: Rachael Gamlin, '19 in Azilal, Morocco.

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