May 2016

In this issue of EM, you will find a summary of the 21st Annual Conference of the Parties (COP-21), as well as interviews with Observers from three key stakeholder groups conducted in December 2015 and January 2016 on behalf of EM by Gary Bramble, a long-time member of EM’s Editorial Advisory Committee and past COP Observer.

Inside This Month's Issue


Insights from COP-21
The 21st annual session of the Conference of the
Parties (COP-21) was held in Paris, France in December 2015. The conference negotiated the Paris Agreement, a global accord on the reduction of climate change, the text of which represented a consensus of the representatives of the 196 Parties attending the conference.

COP-21: Insights from an Industry Observer

COP-21: Insights from U.S. Mayor Larry Brown

COP-21: Insights from Veteran COP Observer G. David Ungar

Also In This Issue

Etcetera: DC Court Ruling Likely to Impact Superfund Cleanups Nationwide
by Anthony B. Cavender


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