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April 21: Climate Change: "Why are we vulnerable? How could we prepare?", in Kolkata
Liberty Institute, India Saturday, April 21, 2012
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Liberty Institute is organising a series of events across the country to explore various aspects of the climate change discourse. The seminar in Kolkata on 21 April 2012, is expected to discuss the vulnerabilities, from drought, flood, and cyclones, in the context of West Bengal.

Liberty Institute
In partnership with
Friedrich Naumann – Stiftung fur die Freiheit

Cordially invite you to the seminar on

Climate Change:  Why are we vulnerable? How could we prepare?

“Jalabayur Paribortan:  Amra keno atankito? Amader prastutir path ki?”

Kolkata,
21 April 2012

This conference on climate change is a part of a series of similar events being organised by Liberty Institute. The concept note and background is available here.

Venue: The Institution of Engineers (India), R. N. Mukherjee Hall, Gokhale Road, Kolkata-700020  
Time: 3 to 8 pm

To Register, Please visit here

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Programme:
3.00 to 3.15 pm: Welcome and Introduction

3.15 to 4.45 pm: Session 1: Climate change: Overcoming Vulnerabilities 

  • Mohit Roy: Global warming: Musings of a citizen of a poor country
  • Sujoy Basu: Carbon emission and prospect of clean energy: Corporate responsibility
  • Barun Mitra: Indian Agriculture: Overcoming climatic vulnerabilities

4.45 to 5.15 pm: Tea

5.15 to 7.00 pm: Session 2: Preparing to face the challenges

• Anjan Sen Sharma: Climate and its change: Public Perception
• Sanjeeb Mukhopadhyay: Women’s health in a changing climate
• Gautam Sen: Changing weather in the coastal belt and challenges
• Meenakshi  Chattopadhyay: Sundarban Delta and its role on weather

7.00 to 8 pm: Interactive session: Climate Change: Are we prepared?
 (Jalabayur Paribortan: Amra katata prastut?)

Moderator: Ashish Lahiri

8 pm to 9 pm: Dinner

Coordinator: Dr Shyamal K Bhadra, Email: skbhadra@cgcri.res.in,Mob. 09433018006

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www.ChallengingClimate.org

Friedrich-Naumann-Stiftung für die Freiheit
Regional Office, South Asia
Websites:
www.freiheit.org| www.southasia.fnst.org

This article was published in the Liberty Institute on Saturday, April 21, 2012.
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