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Giana Amador | Transforming Carbon from a Pollutant to a Resource

Monday, April 6, 2020 at 2:55pm to 4:10pm

Plant Sciences, 233

Giana Amador is the Co-founder and Managing Director at Carbon180. At the organization, she wears many hats — from guiding the team’s strategy and communications to more recently, building out the organization’s agriculture policy program. In all of her work, Giana is focused on connecting economic development, social justice, and climate action. Her past research focused on the political economy of climate change, with an emphasis on green industrial policy and coalition building.

Seminar Series: Perspectives on the Climate Change Challenge:

  • Mondays, Spring Semester 2020, 2:55-4:10pm, 233 Plant Sciences
  • Most sessions available as a Zoom Webinar

This university-wide seminar series provides important views on the critical issue of climate change, drawing from many perspectives and disciplines. Experts from both Cornell University and other universities will present an overview of the science of climate change and climate change models, the implications for agriculture, ecosystems, and food systems, and provide important economic, ethical, and policy insights on the issue. The seminar is being organized and sponsored by the Department of Biological and Environmental Engineering and the Cornell Atkinson Center for Sustainability.


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