Dr. Adam Fenech

Dr. Fenech has worked extensively in climate change since 1988, including as a member of the United Nation’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, which was awarded the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize. He worked with Harvard University examining the science-policy interface of climate change, wrote climate policy speeches for Ministers of Environment Canada, and represented Canada at international negotiations. He has edited eight books on climate change, most recently on Global Climate Change, Biodiversity and Sustainability in the Middle East. Dr. Fenech is an associate professor at the University of Toronto where he has taught since 1998, teaches annually at the Smithsonian Institution and lectures regularly at universities across Canada and around the world. He leads a new Bachelor of Science programme in Climate Change and Adaptation at the University of Prince Edward Island (UPEI) and works as Director of UPEI’s Climate Research Lab.