National Press Club

WRI's Stories to Watch in 2013

WRI's Stories to Watch in 2013

January 15, 2013 9:00 AM

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Location: Holeman Lounge

FOR PLANNING PURPOSES: For Tuesday, January 15, 2013, 9:00 a.m.
Contact: Michael Oko; Tel. (202) 729-7684; moko@wri.org

ADVISORY: WRI's Stories to Watch in 2013
WASHINGTON-- Celebrating its 10th Anniversary, WRI will host its annual Stories to Watch event on Tuesday, January 15, 2013, at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. Dr. Andrew Steer, WRI’s President & CEO, will present insights into the big environmental and international development trends and events that will affect people and the planet in 2013.
Topics will likely include: What will the Obama Administration do to address climate and energy? How will China’s new leadership advance its goal of a creating an “ecological civilization”? What countries will emerge on the forefront of sustainability? And, how will financial constraints impact businesses seeking to shift to a more sustainable pathway?

A continental breakfast will be served.

WHAT
World Resources Institute’s Stories to Watch 2013

WHO
Dr. Andrew Steer, President & CEO, World Resources Institute.
Dr. Steer is a leading expert on economic development and environmental issues. He has three decades of experience working on international development and on the front lines in Asia and Africa, and at a senior level in international policy roles.

WHERE
National Press Club
Holeman Lounge
529 14th Street, NW
Washington, D.C. 20045

WHEN
Tuesday, January 15, 2013
9:00 - 10:30 a.m. ET
Use #STW2013 on Twitter.
RSVP required to press@wri.org

For More Information On This Event, Please Contact:

Michael Oko

(202) 729-7684

moko@wri.org