Panelist for the High Level Segment (27 April 2017)

Mr. Janos Pasztor, Executive Director, C2G2

Mr. Pasztor is the executive director of the Carnegie Climate Geoengineering Governance Initiative (C2G2), and a Carnegie Council senior fellow. He has over 35 years of work experience in the areas of climate change, energy, the environment, and sustainable development, much of it within the UN System. Before taking up his current assignment he was UN assistant secretary-general for climate change in New York under former Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and between 2007 and 2008 was Director of the EMG. Mr. Pasztor will bring to this panel highly valued expertise in the area of inter-agency cooperation and environmental governance.