Climate Legacy Initiative
Advisors and Consultants
Distinguished Advisors Panel
The CLI DAP will provide input and feedback for the penultimate draft of the CLI Green Paper and then convene to review and endorse the CLI Green Paper. These individuals will also offer the capacity to publicize the findings and advance the recommendations on the national level among key audiences. Present members include:
Director, HKH Foundation and the Blue Mountain Center.
Albert G. Milbank Professor of International Law and Practice Emeritus Princeton University and Visiting Professor of Global and International Studies, University of California at Santa Barbara.
Co-Chair, Presidential Climate Action Committee (PCAP) National Advisory Committee; Wirth Chair Professor, University of Colorado at Denver; US Senator (CO - ret.); former candidate for President of the United States.
Former Director of the National Park Service; Director Emeritus, National Museum of American History.
Scholar in Residence, Middlebury College.
Professor of Philosophy, Georgia Tech School of Public Policy, and a charter member of the Environmental Economics Advisory Committee of the Environmental Protection Agency's Science Advisory Board.
Chair, Environmental Studies Program, Oberlin College.
James Gustave Speth
Carl W. Knobloch, Jr. Dean of the School of Forestry & Environmental Studies and Sara Shallenberger Brown Professor in the Practice of Environmental Policy School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, Yale University.
Jorg Chet Tremmel
Founder and Director of the Foundation for the Rights of Future Generations, Germany.
Edith Brown Weiss
Francis Cabell Brown Professor of International Law, Georgetown University Law Center.
Consultants Working Group
The CLI CWG contributes to Phase One by both drafting and vetting sections of the CLI Green Paper. Members of this group are already working on ideas and recommendations associated with intergenerational justice and are otherwise lending vital expertise and credibility to the project. Present members include:
Senior Fellow of the Tomales Bay Institute; author of Capitalism 3.0 and Who Owns the Sky?
John E. Davidson
Professor of Political Science, University of Oregon.
Professor of Law and Director, Environmental & Land Use Law Program, University of Florida Levin College of Law
Legal Director, Science and Environmental Health Network (SEHN)
Maureen F. McCue
UI Global Health Studies Program and Center for Human Rights; Chair, Iowa Chapter, Physicians for Social Responsibility.
Lead author and editor of SEHN's how-to book on the precautionary principle, Precautionary Tools for Reshaping Environmental Policy.
Associate Professor of Law, Washington & Lee University School of Law.
Attorney at Law
Executive Director, SEHN.
Professor of Law, Widener University School of Law.
Professor of Law; Director of International Programs, Boston College Law School.
Philip H. Knight Professor, University of Oregon School of Law.