Students attend 27th annual U.N. climate change conference  | January 6, 2023

Since 2011, Washington University students have attended the annual United Nations Conference of the Parties (COP) to learn more about the international climate negotiations. In November, they returned from Sharm El-Sheik, Egypt, with fresh insight into the global and interdisciplinary complexity of the crisis.


Washington University students attend the 2022 UN Climate Change Conference in a week-long trip to Egypt | December 6, 2022

Twelve Washington University students attended the 2022 Conference of the Parties summit (COP27) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt, Nov. 6-18.


Washington University law student invited to UN Climate Conference | November 14, 2022

Abigail Hunt was invited to be in the room with people like President Biden, John Kerry, Al Gore and others.


Instagram post by COP27 WashU Delegate | November 22, 2022

Reflections by COP27 WashU Delegate, Allison Fabrizio. 


Washington University student reflects on time spent at COP27 | December 2022

Reflections by COP27 WashU Delegate, Bennett Rosenberg. 

Climate Negotiation Simulation with College Prep Students | July 25, 2018

The Wash U Climate Change Program and Office of Sustainability supervised a Climate Negotiation Simulation with the WashU College Prep Program.

Courage in the face of climate change | June 22, 2018

Andrea Godshalk attended COP23 as a Washington University student delegate. Read her perspective written after attending the Saint Louis Climate Summit at Saint Louis University

Preparing for COP24 | June 11, 2018

Beth Martin, head of the Wash U COP Delegation, attended a Talanoa Dialogue session on May 6, 2018. Read about her experience in Emma Waltman’s article.

We are all responsible for implementing climate change policy | November 27, 2017

Read delegate Hannah Greenhouse’s article in WashU’s The Ampersand

What students say about climate change | April 18, 2016

By Diana Lutz in WashU’s The Source

Winning Warsaw: Poland’s Paternalism Hosts UNFCCC Negotiations | January 31, 2014

by Caitlin Lee in Washington University Political Review

“It might just appear crazy enough” | December 7, 2011

Interview with Craig Jacobson, WashU delegate to COP17.

WUSTL to send delegation to UN Climate Change conference | September 27, 2011

Article about the first Washington University COP delegation in The Source.