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"Environmental Justice in the Commons"
February 21, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
“Not a Road Map but a Trail: Environmental Justice in the Commons”
2017-2018 Bannan Memorial Lecture
February 21, 2018
4:00pm – 5:30pm
St. Clare Room, SCU Library
Pedro Walpole, S.J., Director for Research, Environmental Science for Social Change, Ateneo de Manila University, Philippines
Pedro Walpole, S.J. is the Director for Research, Environmental Science for Social Change (ESSC), Ateneo de Manila University, Philippines and Coordinator of Reconciliation with Creation for the Jesuit Conference of Asia Pacific (JCAP). He holds a doctorate in land use change from King’s College in London. He is a practitioner in sustainable environment and community land -management in Southeast Asia. His interests include seeking social justice through environmental management, poverty reduction in forest lands, partnerships for local development, and advancing social concerns in forest law enforcement and governance, climate justice, and indigenous peoples’ rights.