C2GTalk - Interview with Dr. Marcos Regis da Silva, Executive Director of the IAI


The Carnegie Climate Governance Initiative has organized  a series of one-on-one interviews with influential practitioners and thought leaders to explore the governance challenges posed by emerging approaches to altering the climate.

On this occasion, Dr. Marcos Regis da Silva, Executive Director of the Inter-American Institute for Global Change Research (IAI) participated with the theme of: What are the challenges facing international governance of solar radiation modification?

The fragmentation of international environmental governance poses challenges for states looking to create governance for solar radiation modification (SRM)

As IAI's executive director, Regis da Silva is responsible for the provision of strategic advice to high-level policymakers on issues related to global change and their socio-economic impacts. 

He also provides advice on linkages between the IAI’s scientific agenda and global governance environmental frameworks, especially the Sustainable Development Goals.