Tuesday, 1 November 2016 | 4 pm to 6 pm | 208 North House, Munk School of Global Affairs, 1 Devonshire Place, University of Toronto
How can Southeast Asian cities build resilience of the most vulnerable populations to climate change? The Urban Climate Resilience in Southeast Asia (UCRSEA) Partnership helps address this challenge by researching how to make urban climate governance more inclusive and equitable. We invite you to join an afternoon of presentations from four graduate students who will share their findings from recent fieldwork in the region.
Dual Challenges of Migration and Climate Change: Experiences of Myanmar Labour Migrants in Phuket, Thailand
Angelica de Jesus, PhD Candidate, Department of Geography and Planning, University of Toronto
Building the Case for a Low‐Carbon Cambodia
Furqan Asif, PhD Candidate, School of International Development and Global Studies, University of Ottawa
Deconstructing Perceptions of Vulnerability and Risk in Khon Kaen’s Informal Spaces
Nathan Stewart, Master’s Candidate student, Department of Geography and Planning, University of Toronto
Role of Public Partcipation in Sustainable Development: Building Light Rail Transit in Khon Kaen
Anshul Bhatnagar, Master’s Candidate, Sustainability Management Program, University of Toronto
Chair: Amrita Daniere, Co‐Director, UCRSEA; Vice‐Principal, Academic and Dean, University of Toronto Mississauga
UCRSEA is an IPaSS initiative supported by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada and the International Development Research Centre.
Light refreshments will be provided. Please RSVP at: http://munkschool.utoronto.ca/ai/event/21376/