Environment Events

From the Green Revolution to the Biotechnology Revolution: Food for Poor People in the 21st Century

March 12, 2003 // 9:00am10:00am
Environmental Change and Security Program
In this Director's Forum, Rockefeller Foundation President Gordon Conway discussed ways Africa can feed its population, particularly by better utilizing science and technology.

The State of the Water Crisis in Israel and The Palestinian Authority: Integrating Science and Policy

March 03, 2003 // 11:00pm
Environmental Change and Security Program
Featuring Avner Vengosh, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, and Erika Weinthal, Tel Aviv University

Borderlines: Canada in North America

February 27, 2003 // 8:00am8:00pm
Canada Institute
The BorderLines: Canada in North America conference series was conceived by various high-profile Canadian business leaders, academics, journalists, and scholars who saw the need for a re-evaluation of Canada's relationship with its southern neighbors. This two-day conference fostered frank and informative dialogue about the state of the Canada-U.S. relationship.

Water from Johannesburg to Kyoto and Beyond: A Workshop on the Kyoto Third World Water Forum

February 11, 2003 // 11:00pm
Environmental Change and Security Program
Featuring Mutsuyoshi Nishimura, Ambassador for Global Environment, Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and Anthony F. "Bud" Rock, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs, U.S. Department of State

Good Water Makes Good Neighbors: A Middle East Pilot Project in Conflict Resolution

January 21, 2003 // 11:00pm
Environmental Change and Security Program
Featuring Gidon Bromberg, Israeli Director, Friends of the Earth Middle East,and Abdel-Rahman Sultan, Director, Washington Office, Friends of the Earth Middle East

A New Vigilance: Identifying and Reducing the Risks of Environmental Terrorism

January 07, 2003 // 11:00pm
Environmental Change and Security Program
Featuring Elizabeth Chalecki, Research Affiliate, Pacific Institute for Studies in Development, Environment, and Security

Environmental Governance in China

December 16, 2002 // 11:00pm
China Environment Forum

Linking Health, Environment and Community Development: Lessons from the Thai Experience

December 11, 2002 // 3:00pm4:30pm
Environmental Change and Security Program
Featuring Mechai Viravaidya, founder and chairman of Thailand's Population and Community Development Association

The Role of Agricultural Science and Technology in Reducing Hunger, Improving Livelihoods, and Increasing Economic Growth

November 20, 2002 // 11:00pm
Environmental Change and Security Program
Featuring Robert T. Watson, Chief Scientist and Director of the Environmentally and Socially Sustainable Development Network, World Bank

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