Population, Women, and Environment: a Public Dialogue | Women's & Gender Studies

Population, Women, and Environment: a Public Dialogue

Event Date: 
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 - 17:30
Event Location: 
ENV 125

POPULATION, WOMEN, AND ENVIRONMENT: A PUBLIC DIALOGUE

Join us for a lively discussion and training workshop on how the issues are linked, what's happening at local-global levels, and what we can do about them.

What: Presentations, audience discussion and workshop

When: Wednesday, March 27, 2013, 5:30-7 pm; Workshop from 7:15 to 8:20 pm

Where: University of North Texas, Denton, Texas, Environmental Science Building 125

Program:

Moderator and Introduction: Professor Ozlem Altiok, Lecturer, International Studies and Women's Studies, University of North Texas (UNT)

Special Guest Speakers:

  • Vicky Markham, Director, Center for Environment and Population (CEP): "Rio+20 and Beyond: Women and Sustainable Development"
  • Naomi Brodkey, Program Assistant, Sierra Club Global Population & Environment Program (GPEP): "Global Population and Environment Issues and Advocacy"
  • Dr P (Trish) Glazebrook, Chair, Department of Philosophy and Religion Studies, UNT, "Gendering the Climate Agenda: Field Notes from Ghana"
  • Kelly Hart, Director of Public Affairs, Planned Parenthood of Greater Texas: "Reproductive Health in Texas, Challenges and Opportunities"

Contact: Vicky Markham, Director, Center for Environment and Population (CEP), email vmarkham@cepnet.org.

Co-organized by: Center for Environment and Population (CEP), Sierra Club Global Population and Environment Program, Planned Parenthood Federation of Greater Texas, International Studies and Women's Studies Program, University of North Texas, Denton.

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