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GPC PROJECT: Global Policy Coherence 2009


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What is the GPC Project?

Harris Gleckman, GPC Project Manager

Harris Gleckman, GPC Project Manager explains: "The project on Global Policy Coherence aims for an improvement of the compatibility of existing trade and financial regimes with the new post-2012 climate change agreement. The project will involve an international expert group which will identify features of the current economic regimes that could obstruct the effectiveness of the future climate agreement and put forward alternative measures and policy recommendations for coherence between the climate, trade, financial and monetary regimes". » More information

Featured Events

Roundtable Discussion on Trade and Climate

Geneva, 16 June 2009

Geneva Round Table

In this round table, hosted by the Graduate Institute, WTO and UNEP staff, NGO experts, academics and trade attaches from permanent representations in Geneva discussed linkages between trade and climate. The possibilities to adapt the WTO regime to make it compatible with a post 2012 climate agreement and the need for more coherent trade and climate policy in capitals were central topics in the discussion.


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Expert Group Documents

  • Five Practical Suggestions to Break the Policy Isolation in IMF's Governance
    Harris Gleckman - August 2009 » Download the pdf
  • An Institutional Architecture for Climate Change. A concept paper
    Alex Evans and David Steven - March 2009 » Download the pdf

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Expert Group

To achieve this ambitious project, the Institute for Environmental Security has created an international Expert Group of individuals who enjoy working with the complexities and contradictions of governmental environmental, trade, and financial policies.

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