Research in South America: Challenges and Opportunities
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Tuesday 30 April 2019
10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Join us for a day to discuss key challenges researchers and communities have to face in South America to support the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and promote Water and Food Sovereignty.
Keynote Speaker (TBC): Emeritus Prof. Esteban Castro, Newcastle University
Session 1 – Water Management
Prof. Susanne Charlesworth Coventry University, CAWR
Prof. Debora Cynamon Kligerman Fiocruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Dr. Juan Pablo Rodríguez University of Los Andes, Colombia
Session 2 – Water and Health
Assoc. Prof. Matthew Blackett Coventry University, ECE
Rebecca Lewis Coventry University, CAWR
Prof. Simone Cynamon Cohen Fiocruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Assist. Prof. Martin Wilkes Coventry University, CAWR
Session 3 – Agroecological Perspectives
Dr. Rodrigo Olave AFBI Northern Ireland; CAWR
Esteban Órdenes Abarca National Alliance for Food Biodiversity, Chile
Dr. Nina Moeller University of Manchester
Assist. Prof. Sara Burbi Coventry University, CAWR