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Tackling Global Challenges - Tropical Deforestation

November 17, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
online via Zoom and Facebook live
Event Sponsor: 
TomKat Center for Sustainable Energy
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A quarterly lecture series where you will hear from experts about pressing sustainability challenges so you can apply your expertise and ingenuity to develop solutions that will make an impact. Resources and funding to advance your solutions are available through TomKat Solutions

Episode 1:  Strategies to Protect Tropical Forests

Speakers:Dan Nepstad, President and Founder · Earth Innovation InstituteMatt Leggett, Associate Director, Sustainable Commodities and Private Sector Engagement · Wildlife Conservation Society

The speakers will provide their insights into the challenges of protecting forests, highlighting success stories from effective programs that they have deployed. There will be opportunities for Q&A from attendees.

Wednesday, November 17, 2021@ 4:00 pm (Pacific) via ZoomRSVP Here