Climate Change - Perspectives on Asia

Joint ADI-NIAS seminar

With COP15 - the UN Climate Change Conference - taking place in Copenhagen from 7-18 December 2009, NIAS and ADI have taken the opportunity to arrange an inter-disciplinary climate seminar with a focus on Asia.


14.00 Welcome

14.05 "Climate Change and Conflict", Olivier Rubin, Postdoc, NIAS

14.35 "On Wind and Weather. Climate Change and Local Theory Making in South India", Frida Hastrup, Postdoc, ‘Waterworlds' Dept. of Anthropology

15.05 Coffee break

15.25 "Climate Negotiation in China", Jørgen Delman, Professor, China Studies, Dept. of Cross-Cultural and Regional Studies

15.55 "Sustainable Energy in China", Nis Høyrup Christensen, PhD Fellow, CBS/DI

16.25-17.00 Discussion

All are welcome!

Check out the AsiaPortal for blogs on Asia and climate change from 23 November.