Ashley Ward, Director of the Heat Policy Innovation Hub at Duke’s Nicholas Institute, spoke with 97.9 The Hill’s Andrew Stuckey on Thursday, November 16. She discussed work she is doing that will take students to Guatemala this summer. She also discussed her plans for the upcoming UN Climate Conference in Dubai.

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