Summary: President Biden on Wednesday announced new executive steps to combat climate change and its impacts. The following Duke University experts are available to comment.
Elizabeth Losos is a senior fellow at Duke University’s Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions. Losos co-leads the Resilience Roadmap, a Duke-based project that seeks to offer actionable recommendations to inform a national climate resilience agenda. Her work also focuses on the international adoption of sustainable infrastructure through the development of global standards, best practices, and communities of practice.
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Ashley Ward is a senior policy associate at Duke University’s Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions. Ward focuses on engaging communities to identify and address climate, environmental and health issues while helping them develop long-term, sustainable strategies relevant to their needs. With the NOAA RISA team in the Carolinas, she worked on heat-related illness, heat impacts on maternal health outcomes and public health preparedness and readiness for climate extremes.
For comment, contact Ashley Ward at:
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