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"Activism in Latin America: the role of science communication and NGOs in socio-environmental conflicts,” Diogo Lopes de Oliveira, LASP Weekly Seminar Series

Monday, September 30, 2019 at 12:15pm to 1:10pm

Stimson Hall, G01
204 East Ave., Ithaca, NY 14853, USA

The speaker will show how a particular approach to studying activism, through science communication, adds richness and nuance to our understanding and including the relationship between politics, science and the Amazon Forest protection today.

Diogo Lopes de Oliveira is professor of Social Communications at the Federal University of Campina Grande (UFCG), Brazil and visiting scholar in the Department of Communication at Cornell University. In 2004, he graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Communications with specialization in Journalism from the Federal University of Pernambuco (UFPE), Brazil. He also holds a Master’s Degree in Scientific, Medical and Environmental Communications from Pompeu Fabra University (2007), the same institution where he obtained a Ph.D. in Public Communications in 2012.

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Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies, Cornell Institute for Public Affairs, Reppy Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies, Department of Inclusion and Workforce Diversity, Anthropology, History, Government, Communication, Sociology, Organizational Behavior, Labor Relations, Law, and History, Development Sociology, Diversity, Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research, Global Learning, Information Science, Latin American Studies Program (LASP), Global Cornell

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Diogo Lopes de Oliveira, Professor of Social Communications; Visiting Scholar, Department of Communication, CU

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Federal University of Campina Grande (UFCG), Brazil

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Wheelchair and audio accessible. Please contact us with any accessability needs as soon as possible

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