Dr. Laurence L. Delina is assistant professor at the Division of Environment and Sustainability at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. His research interests are on the rapid mitigation of climate change, accelerating sustainable and just energy transitions, and climate mobilization. He is the author of Strategies for Rapid Climate Mitigation: Wartime mobilisation as a model for action? (Routledge, 2016), Accelerating Sustainable Energy Transition(s) in Developing Countries: The challenges of climate change and sustainable development (Routledge, 2017), and Climate Actions: Transformative mechanisms for social mobilisation (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018). Dr. Delina has worked with Land Bank of the Philippines, Japan’s Institute for Global Environmental Strategies, Oxfam, and the United Nations. He was a Balik Scientist at the Philippines’ Department of Science and Technology, a Rachel Carson Fellow, and a Visiting Fellow at Harvard Kennedy School. He received his degrees from universities in the Philippines, New Zealand, and Australia. His PhD is from the University of New South Wales (Sydney).
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