Events

    2020 Oct 29

    Climate Change: Scientific Bases and Questions for Debate

    11:00am to 12:30pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    What are the scientific bases of climate change? What are the key issues to consider? In collaboration with Harvard University, the Naturgy Foundation and the Technical University of Madrid (UPM) invites you for a presentation and discussion of the recently coordinated study. Moderated by Professor and HUCE Director Dan Schrag.... Read more about Climate Change: Scientific Bases and Questions for Debate

    2020 Oct 23

    ILCN/ELCN Webinar: Land Conservation, Human Health and Well-being

    9:15am to 10:45am

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Join the International Land Conservation Network for a conversation with Rand Wentworth, President Emeritus, Land Trust Alliance, Louis Bacon Senior Fellow in Environmental Leadership, and Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy, HKS; Sadiya Muqueeth, Director of Community Health at the Trust for Public Land; and Carles Castell, Head of the Natural Areas Department, Barcelona Provincial Council and President Emeritus, EUROPARC—Spain.... Read more about ILCN/ELCN Webinar: Land Conservation, Human Health and Well-being

    2020 Oct 21

    Arctic Security: Conflict Prevention in the High North

    4:00pm to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    Paula Dobriansky, Former US Ambassador and FDP Senior Fellow; David Balton, former US Ambassador; and Fran Ulmer, former Chair of the Arctic Research Commission and Belfer Center Fellow, will examine key countries' economic and national security interests in the Arctic region and the role of the rule of law in preventing conflict alongside critical questions of governance to balance environmental, economic, and security concerns.... Read more about Arctic Security: Conflict Prevention in the High North

    2020 Oct 16

    Africa Scholars Forum at UMass Boston: Welcome and Business Meeting, African Heritage Sites and Climate Justice

    11:00am to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom

    E. Edna Wangui, Associate Professor, Ohio University, will discuss her research on the gendered dimensions of rural development and rural livelihood change, environmental conservation, and climate change adaptation.... Read more about Africa Scholars Forum at UMass Boston: Welcome and Business Meeting, African Heritage Sites and Climate Justice

    2020 Oct 08

    Animal Welfare in Climate Change

    2:00pm

    Location: 

    Online

    Learn how animals are impacted across continents and within oceans and how species will be impacted by climate change in a panel discussion moderated by Elizabeth Stephenson, Marine Conservation Action Fund, NEAQ with speakers Shannon Walajtys, IFAW; Jason Donofrio, The Ocean Foundation; and Nikhil Advani, World Wildlife Fund.... Read more about Animal Welfare in Climate Change

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