CAPAZ Director invited to join an online event on environment, social development and peacebuilding
The Asociación Vallecaucana de Profesionales con experiencia en Alemania (AVAPA), based in Cali, Colombia, will be holding an online event entitled: “Environment, social development and peacebuilding”, in which CAPAZ Academic Director and Professor of Peace Studies at JLU Giessen, Prof. Dr. Stefan Peters, will participate as a guest speaker. The panel will also include ColombiaCONNECT director Ana María Aguirre and science project manager Emmanuela Daza.
The event is free and open to people from Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Venezuela, and will be broadcast live on Saturday, 15 May 2021 at 10:00 am. (Colombia time).
Panellists and discussion topics:
Prof. Dr. Stefan Peters – Theme: Challenges for the Sustainable Development Goals in Colombia: extractivism, deforestation and inequalities
Ana María Aguirre – Theme: ColombiaCONNECT cooperation
Emmanuela Daza – Theme: ColombiaCONNECT projects
The panel aims to encourage reflection on the dynamics of the relationship between the environment and society in the context of the Colombian armed conflict, as well as the visibility of research and innovation opportunities for the fair and sustainable management of biological resources and peacebuilding.
Supported by CAPAZ, the Centre of Excellence in Marine Sciences CEMarin and the cooperation network ColombiaCONNECT.
Note: The event is not directly organised by CAPAZ. For further information, please contact the event organisation.
(NW: Claudia Maya. English: Tiziana Laudato)