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World Resources Forum, Arequipa Peru 2014

Over 1,000 participants from 40 countries and international organizations attended the World Resources Forum 2014 in Arequipa, Peru, October 20-22, 2014. Participants from governments, business, research and civil society, including many students, exchanged their views on how to increase resource productivity, address climate change while decreasing its environmental and social burden. To read Jahir’s report… Read More »

IHACC Adaptation Leaders Week, Peru

From September 8th to 15th members of Indigenous communities participating in IHACC research and the IHACC Peru team participated in three activities which were held in Lima: 1) Work Session on Gender and Indigenous Health related to Adaptation to Climate Change, 2) Internal Workshop of IHACC Peru and 3) National Meeting of young people for… Read More »

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Sierra Clark presents her poster at the McGill Science undergraduate research conference, October 2nd, 2014

Undergraduate Honours student, Sierra Clark, presented her poster “The burden, determinants, and experience of Acute Gastrointestinal illness (AGI) for Indigenous Batwa-Pygmies in southwestern Uganda” at the McGill Science undergraduate research conference held October 2. Sierra was nominated by the department of Geography to present her research to a panel of judges, fellow researchers, as well… Read More »