Climate Change and Action Research Showcase: "Climate Change and Political Action: Lessons from India, Uruguay and Canada", Panel Discussion

Event Date: 
Wednesday, March 9, 2022 - 9:00am to 11:00am EST
Event Location: 
Online event

About the Event

Photo of Trees on a Tropical BeachOur 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.


Photo of Dr. Pallavi Das, Departmen of HistoryDr. Pallavi Das:  “People’s Climate knowledge versus Scientists’ Climate knowledge: A study of Apple Farming Communities in Western Himalayas, India.”


Photo of Dr. Ron Harpelle, Departmen of HistoryDr. Ron Harpelle: "Revolution on the Pampas: A Brief History of Agroforestry in Uruguay."


Photo of Dr. Paul Berger, Faculty of EducationDr. Paul Berger: "Leaving the Work to Others: Canada's Inaction on Climate Change."


Photo of Dr. Doug West, Department of Political ScienceDr. 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.

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