"Alternatives" Series Talk by Leo Saldhana & Bhargavi Rao, Environmental Support Group, India
Mon, November 15, 2010 • 3:30 PM • Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118)
"Contested Terrains: Securing Environmental Justice in a GDP driven economy"
As the Indian economy grows at an unprecedented scales, dispossession of land and livelihoods is causing widespread discontentment. The speakers will discuss the various democratic environmental governance as solutions.
"Alternatives" is a new forum at the South Asia Institute for discussion of contemporary issues in the region from activist and engaged perspectives. Proposals for academic and non-academic speakers, panel discussions, poster sessions, or other formats are welcome and may be submitted to the Director at any time.