The Political Science 189 Class (Environmental Politics and Governance) of the College of Social Sciences, University of the Philippines Cebu, in cooperation with the Regional Centre of Expertise on Education for Sustainable Development – Cebu (RCE Cebu) and Philajames Cebu, are co-hosting a lecture-forum series on Adaptation to Sea Level Rise.
31 August 2018, 3-6pm at the UP Cebu Union Hall
Topic: “Adaptation to sea level rise: lessons from global examples of land subsidence”
Speaker: Dr. Miguel Esteban, Waseda University
5 September 2018, 2-5pm at the UP Cebu AVR 1
Topic: “Adaptation to Sea Level Rise: Learning from small islands in the Philippines affected by land subsidence”
Speaker: Ms. Lau Jamero, University of Tokyo
We cordially invite you to join us and share insights in these critical discussions, which are highly relevant in the context of extreme climate events and disasters threatening our most vulnerable small islands and coastal communities.
Open to the public. No registration fee.