ADVISORY: WRI's Stories to Watch in 2013

Jan 08, 2013, 08:59 ET from World Resources Institute

FOR PLANNING PURPOSES: For Tuesday, January 15, 2013, 9:00 a.m.

WASHINGTON, Jan. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Celebrating its 10th Anniversary, WRI will host its annual Stories to Watch event on Tuesday, January 15, 2013, at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. Dr. Andrew Steer, WRI's President & CEO, will present insights into the big environmental and international development trends and events that will affect people and the planet in 2013.

Topics will likely include: What will the Obama Administration do to address climate and energy? How will China's new leadership advance its goal of a creating an "ecological civilization"? What countries will emerge on the forefront of sustainability? And, how will financial constraints impact businesses seeking to shift to a more sustainable pathway?

A continental breakfast will be served.

World Resources Institute's Stories to Watch 2013

Dr. Andrew Steer, President & CEO, World Resources Institute.

Dr. Steer is a leading expert on economic development and environmental issues. He has three decades of experience working on international development and on the front lines in Asia and Africa, and at a senior level in international policy roles.

National Press Club
Holeman Lounge
529 14th Street, NW
Washington, D.C. 20045

Tuesday, January 15, 2013
9:00 - 10:30 a.m. ET

Use #STW2013 on Twitter.

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SOURCE World Resources Institute