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ICCCAD and IUB E-Lecture Series | 13 September 2021
September 13 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm UTC+6
LECTURE ON “‘ORGANIZING AND EMPOWERING LOCAL VOICES AND VIEWS: COLLABORATIVE ALIGNMENT AND LOCALLY-LED ADAPTATION PLANNING AND ACTION”
by PROF. GREGG B. WALKER
Bio of the speaker:
Gregg teaches courses on conflict management, bargaining and negotiation, mediation, international negotiation, natural resources decision making, environmental conflict resolution, science communication, and argumentation at Oregon State University Additionally, off campus he conducts training programs and learning workshop on various issues including collaborative conflict management, natural resource and environmental policy issues and others.
He has authored a numerous articles and papers on environmental communication and conflict resolution, is co-author (with Steve Daniels) of Working Through Environmental Conflict: The Collaborative Learning Approach (2001, Praeger), and co-editor of the 2019 book, Breaking Boundaries: Innovative Practices in Environmental Communication and Public Participation (2019, SUNY Press). He has served as a Fulbright Senior Specialist in the fields of Peace and Conflict Resolution.
Gregg is an advisor to the National Collaboration Cadre of the USDA-Forest Service and on the roster of the U.S. Institute for Environmental Conflict Resolution. Gregg is co-director of the Climate Change Policy Project for Mediators Beyond Borders International, Chair of the Climate Change Negotiations Working Group for the International Environmental Communication Association, is a member of the Steering Committee of the Research and Independent Non-Government Organizations (RINGO) Constituency of the UN Climate Change negotiations process (UNFCCC) and has been trained in the Climate Reality Leadership Program. In these roles he attends most of the United Nations climate change negotiation meetings and conducts related research on those negotiations.
The lecture will follow with discussion by the following designated discussants.
- Celine d’ Cruz, Urban development practitioner and
Visiting Researcher, International Centre for Climate Change and Development (ICCCAD).
- Shahrin Mannan, Coordinator-Resilience Programme, International Centre for Climate Change and Development (ICCCAD).
The event will be Moderated by Prof. Saleemul Huq, Director of International Centre for Climate Change and Development (ICCCAD)
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