About the Event
Our goal with this panel is to highlight the international research of Dr. Pallavi Das (History) on the impact of climate change on local farm practices in northern India, Dr. Ron Harpelle (History) on resource conservation in Morocco and the research of Dr. Paul Berger (Education) on Canada’s missing contribution to climate change action.
Dr. Pallavi Das: “People’s Climate knowledge versus Scientists’ Climate knowledge: A study of Apple Farming Communities in Western Himalayas, India.”
Dr. Ron Harpelle: "Revolution on the Pampas: A Brief History of Agroforestry in Uruguay."
Dr. Paul Berger: "Leaving the Work to Others: Canada's Inaction on Climate Change."
Dr. Doug West (Simcoe County CIC) will moderate the panel for 60 minutes and Dr. Michel Beaulieu (Thunder Bay CIC) will moderate audience participation when the panel has ended.
This event is in support of Lakehead university's Year of Climate Action.