• How is climate change driving migration?

    7th December, 2018

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Dhanani School of Science and Engineering (DSSE) at Habib University invites renowned professionals and academics to share their ideas on a wide variety of interesting subjects through its Public Lecture Series. The series aims to enlighten, motivate and stimulate academic debate. Each event is tailored for the general public and encourages participants to think across academic disciplines.

The SSE Public Lecture Series is open and free to attend for the general public. It is hosted at Habib University’s City Campus.

Upcoming DSSE Public Lectures

How is climate change driving migration?

Time: 5:30 - 7:00 pm
Venue: Tariq Rafi Lecture Theater, Habib University

About:

The DSSE Public Lecture Series in collaboration with the French Embassy presents a public lecture on: How is climate change driving migration?

In different parts of the world, millions of people are expected to move in the next few decades as a result of climate change. While climate-induced migration is often perceived as a future threat, it has in fact already become a pressing reality. This talk will address the nexus between climate change and migration with a focus on South Asia, and will advocate for a reintegration of environmental factors in our understanding of migration dynamics.


Speaker: Dr. Alice Baillat:

Specialist, Geopolitics of Climate Change
Research Fellow, The French Institute for International and Strategic Affairs (IRIS)
Associate Professor, Centre for International Studies (CERI) at Sciences Po Paris
PhD Political Science and International Relations, Sciences Po Paris

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Event Will Be Held At

Habib University City Campus

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