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Governance, Social Movements and the Social Impacts of Hydroelectric Dams: Lessons Learned from the Brazilian Amazon

October 17, 2017 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

The Amazon Dams Network/ Rede Barragens Amazônicas (ADN/RBA) & the Water Institute Graduate Fellowship Program (WIGF) @ UF present

A Special Seminar/Webinar on:

Governance, Social Movements and the Social Impacts of Hydroelectric Dams: Lessons Learned from the Brazilian Amazon

Presentations by:
Dr. Artur Moret, Associate Professor, Graduate Program in Environment and Regional Development (PGDRA), Federal University of Rondônia (UNIR). Visiting Faculty.
Social impacts of big dams: lessons learned from Jirau, Lajeado e Chixoy

Adila Lima, PGCiamb, PhD Student, Graduate Program in Environmental Sciences (PGCiamb), Federal University of Tocantins (UFT). CAPES doctoral exchange student, International Cooperation Program
Governance after dams: negotiating mitigation and compensation in municipalities affected by dams along the Tocantins river

Monise Busquets, PhD Student, PGCiamb, Graduate Program in Environmental Sciences (PGCiamb), Federal University of Tocantins (UFT). CAPES doctoral exchange student, Science Without Borders Program.
Weaving the fight for rights through “Arpilheiras”: activism, representations and memory of Amazonian women affected by dams

When: Tuesday, October 17, 2017, 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Where: Phelps Lab – H.T. Odum Center for Wetlands, Gainesville, University of Florida

Link to connect on Zoom: https://ufl.zoom.us/j/148942856

Support: Coordination for the Improvement of Higher Education Personnel (CAPES), Tropical Conservation and Development Program (TCD) and National Science Foundation (NSF).

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Date:
October 17, 2017
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10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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Venue

Phelps Lab, H.T. Odum Wetlands Center
Gainesville, United States
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