Symposium keynote speaker Dr Robert K Dixon

16 Sep 2009

Dr Robert K Dixon, leader, Climate Change and Chemicals Team, Global Environment Facility

Dr Robert K Dixon is the leader of the Climate Change and Chemicals Team of the US Government’s Global Environment Facility (GEF). Since 1991, the GEF has provided more than $7 billion in funding to 160 countries. He served as senior co-ordinator on the White House Task Force on Energy Security and Climate Change, National Security Council, Executive Office of the US President, from 2007-2008. Dr Dixon was responsible for the Major Economies Climate Change Negotiation Process and contributed to the 2007 Energy Security Act.