Environment/Climate Change

2021 May 20

Youth in Action: Ecological Knowledge in Pacific Coastal Communities

(All day)

Location: 

Virtual

Available on demand until Thursday, May 20, 2021 | 11:59 PM ET  
How can traditional knowledge inform responses to current environmental challenges? Join us in conversation with young Indigenous activists from across the Pacific who are using traditional ecological practices to combat threats to the ocean resources their communities have protected and thrived on for thousands of years.

2021 May 11

Social Movements in the Post-Trump Era: Organizing for Policy Change

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

In this discussion, Ash Center Democracy Postdoctoral Fellow Johnnie Lotesta will talk with leaders from the environmental justice, gun violence prevention, labor, and immigration movements about how they can advance their agenda and continue to grow their membership under a Biden administration.

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2021 Mar 15

Book Launch: Natural Disasters in Latin America and the Caribbean

12:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

Introduction by: Steven Levitsky, DRCLAS Faculty Director and Professor of Government at Harvard University

Speakers: June Carolyn Erlick, book author and Editor-in-Chief of ReVista, the Harvard Review of Latin America; Alfredo Corchado, Dallas Morning News, former DRCLAS Visiting Fellow and Nieman Fellow ’09; Diane Davis, Charles Dyer Norton Professor of Regional Planning and Urbanism at Harvard's Graduate School of Design

Moderated by: Ieva Jusionyte, Watson Family Associate Professor of...

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