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Ruth Greenspan Bell and D. James Baker

Ruth Greenspan Bell and D. James Baker

Public Policy Fellow at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars; Consultant, United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization.
Ruth Greenspan Bell is Public Policy Scholar at Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, and associated with Columbia University’s Center for Decision Sciences and the Environmental Law Institute. Her long-standing focus is on the governance issues inherent in managing greenhouse gas emissions, domestically and internationally. D. James Baker is currently a consultant for the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization for the Global Forest Observations Initiative. He is a former Senior Strategic Advisor and Director of the Global Forest and Land-Use Program at the Clinton Foundation. From 1993 to 2001 he was the longest serving Administrator of the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). He was a scientific advisor to former Vice President Al Gore on the Oscar-winning film An Inconvenient Truth.

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