Events - 19 May 20

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Science-Based Targets Criteria for Financial Institutions – Summary of Stakeholder Feedback

The Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) is developing a framework for financial institutions to set science-based climate targets in line with the ambition of the Paris Agreement.

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Iran – COVID-19, the Oil Crisis & New Tensions with the U.S.

The panel will cover the intersection of crises for the Islamic Republic, which was one of the original epicenters of the Covid-19 pandemic.

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USGBC NCR: Best Practices in Remote Building Management

With many commercial buildings emptied of tenants and running on skeleton crews, managing buildings remotely has become a new necessity for many building owners and operators.

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Koch Industries’ Sheryl Corrigan – Innovative Leadership

Please join us for a virtual discussion to hear Sheryl Corrigan, Director of Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) at Koch Industries speak about her professional journey and her role in leading innovative sustainability measures at Koch.

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Senate Environment Committee Hearing on TVA Nominees

The Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works’ Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety will hold a subcommittee hearing entitled, “Hearing on the Nominations of Beth Harwell and Brian Noland to be Members of the Board of Directors, and Katherine Crytzer to be Inspector General, of the Tennessee Valley Authority.”

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City of Black Gold Oil, Ethnicity & the Making of Modern Kirkuk

Kirkuk is Iraq’s most multilingual city, for millennia home to a diverse population.

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