The 26th Conference of the 197 Parties (COP) who make up the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change will take place in Glasgow, Scotland, from 1 to 12 November 2021. Negotiations will be conducted in the shadow of the dire conclusions reached by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) in their Sixth Assessment Report, published in August 2021.
Research Fellow Noura Mansouri is a fellow at KAPSARC, a research affiliate at MIT, and an expert at the World Energy Council.… Noura Mansouri is a fellow at KAPSARC, a research affiliate at MIT, and an expert at the World Energy Council. She is the co-chair of the T20 Indonesia 2022 Task Force on Governing Climate Target, Energy Transition and Environmental Protection. She also served as the (lead) co-chair of the T20 Task Force on Climate Change and Environment/Sustainable Energy during both the Saudi 2020 and Italian 2021 G20 presidencies. Dr. Mansouri has over 18 years of research and professional experience. She earned her MBA and Ph.D. degrees in climate change, sustainability and energy transitions from the University of London and completed a postdoctoral fellowship at MIT. She is the author of Greening the Black Gold: Saudi Arabia’s Quest for Clean Energy. Noura has over 20 publications on climate change, sustainability, and energy transition, and she has spoken publicly on the subject at over 85 events globally.
- Climate Change
- Energy Transition Pathways
- Circular Carbon Economy
- Carbon Management
- Nuclear Energy
- Water-Energy Nexus
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The 26th Conference of the 197 Parties (COP) who make up the UN Framework Convention…23rd August 2022
Renewable Energy Development in the Gulf Cooperation Council Countries: Status, Barriers, and Policy Options
The 26th Conference of the 197 Parties (COP) who make up the UN Framework Convention…6th March 2022