Assemblymember Laura Friedman Facebook town hall held reports about the 2017 UN Climate Conference

Please join Assemblymember Laura Friedman for a town hall held over Facebook where the Assemblymember will report back to you about the 2017 UN Climate Conference and answer your questions about the talks – live!

COP23 takes place in Bonn, Germany, from 6-18 November. Leaders of national governments, cities, states, business, investors, NGOs and civil society will gather to speed up climate action to meet the goals of the Paris Climate Change Agreement. The COP is organized by the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).

 

Protesters interrupt a US-led panel talk on nuclear and coal energy at COP 23 in Bonn, Germany. Lukas Schulze/Getty Images

 

The Trump administration used its only public forum at the United Nations climate talks in Bonn, Germany, on Monday to promote fossil fuels and nuclear energy.

 

 

 

California has stepped up to be a climate change model.

The U.N. conference president appointed California Governor Jerry Brown to serve as special advisor for states and regions at UN Climate Change Conference (COP 23).

As one of our state’s leading environmental champions, Assemblymember Friedman was asked to join the delegation alongside three of her colleagues in the Assembly. Please join Assemblymember Laura Friedman for a town hall held over Facebook where the Assemblymember will report back to you about the conference and answer your questions about the talks – live!