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Soft on the People; Hard on the Facts!

Having recently completed Jeff Weiss’ Negotiations course at Tuck (with multiple exercises on multi-party negotiation, as well as side negotiations), I find myself paying extra attention to how the COP18 delegates discuss their interests and try to create options. The … Continue reading

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Lots to see, lots to learn, lots to think about!

A quick post: 1) Here at COP18, there has been lots going on and when I read this article today, it reminded me of the quick naps on shuttle bus rides between the hotel and the conference center. http://www.cop18.qa/news/singlestory.aspx?id=190 2) The first slide from … Continue reading

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7 Billion, 1 challenge!

Following a morning cultural experience at the museum on Wednesday, we headed over to the COP18 at Qatar’s National Conference Center (QNCC) for our first set of official meetings. At QNCC, we met with Edward Cameron, the Director of International Climate Initiative … Continue reading

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