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Wednesday, April 22, 2020 at 10:00am to 11:30am
Our changing climate poses great challenges for humanity around the world: extreme weather events, sea level rise, flooding, drought, wildfires and more. How are countries in areas most affected by climate change responding to these and other challenges? In commemoration of the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, this special live webinar will feature Fellows in Cornell’s Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program, sharing stories of the choices they face in their home countries and the actions they are taking in response to this global crisis. Presented in partnership with the Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program and the CALS Department of Global Development.
Panelists: Dr. Hlaing Hlaing Htoon, Assistant Lecturer at Mawlamyine University, Myanmar
Mr. Artak Khachatryan, Director of Agricultural Technology Input and Service Department, CARD Agroservice CJSC, Armenia
Mr. Md. Tanvir Ahmed, Deputy Director at Bangladesh Academy for Rural Development (BARD)
Fee: Free but pre-registration for the webinar is required. The webinar will be recorded.