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Back | Programme Area: Special Events (2000 - 2009) | Event: The Political Economy of Sustainable Development: Environmental Conflict, Participation and Movements


The Political Economy of Sustainable Development: Environmental Conflict, Participation and Movements


Friday, 30 August 2002


Session 1
9:00 – 9:15 Opening
Thandika Mkandawire

9:15 – 9:45 Juan Martinez-Alier
The Environmentalism of the Poor

9:45 – 10:15 Bina Agarwal
Environmental Management, Gender and Participatory Exclusions

10:15 – 11:00 General Discussion

11:00 – 11:30 Coffee Break

Session 2
11:30 – 12:00 Krishna Ghimire
Grassroots Mobilization for Land

12:00 — 12:30 Peter Utting
Corporate Responsibility and the Movement of Business

12:30 – 13:00 General Discussion

13:00 – 14:00 Lunch

Session 3
14:00 – 14:30 María Pilar García-Guadilla
Environmental Movements and Politics in Latin America

14:30 – 15:00 Cyril Obi
Environmental Movements in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Political Ecology of Power and Conflict

15:00—15:30 Coffee Break

15:30 – 16:00 David Fig
Environmental Movements in South Africa

16:00 – 17:00 General Discussion