Climate Justice in Global Context

Climate Justice in Global Context

When:
February 24, 2021 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
2021-02-24T11:30:00-08:00
2021-02-24T13:00:00-08:00
Where:
Zoom link available at: https://sites.evergreen.edu/climatechange/speaker-and-event-series/
Climate Justice in Global Context @ Zoom link available at: https://sites.evergreen.edu/climatechange/speaker-and-event-series/

Evergreen faculty Shangrila Joshi will give a talk on “Climate Justice in Global Context,” hosted by the class Climate Academy (Rachel Hastings). Dr. Joshi is a member of the faculty in Climate Justice at The Evergreen State College. She earned a Ph.D. in Environmental Science, Studies and Policy, with Geography as a focal discipline, from the University of Oregon, an M.A. in International Affairs from Ohio University, and a B.Sc. In Environmental Sciences from St. Xavier’s College, Kathmandu University. Dr. Joshi is a Newar, an Indigenous Nationality of Nepal. She was born in Patan, Nepal, and spent her formative years there, as well as in Dhaka, Bangladesh and Kabul, Afghanistan. Her academic work has focused on the politics of climate justice and is published in a forthcoming Routledge book Climate Change Justice and Global Resource Commons: Local and Global Postcolonial Political Ecologies. A short piece on some of her work, “REDD+ and the Forest Commons in Nepal,” was recently published by the Tokyo Foundation for Policy Research.

Zoom Webinar links will be available on the climate series website.

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