Public Forum: Fresh Water Problems: Emerging Threats and Urgent Priorities

sponsored by Science for Peace and the Canadian Pugwash Group

Friday, November 7, 2008
7:30 – 9:30 pm
George Ignatieff Theatre
Larkin Bldg. 135 Devonshire Place, University of Toronto

  • Introduction: Annual Eric Fawcett Public Forum
  • In memory of Eric Fawcett: Dr. Walter Dorn, Chair, Canadian Pugwash Group
  • Welcome from Trinity College: Provost Andy Orchard, Trinity College

Keynote Speakers

  • Maude Barlow : President, Council of Canadians
  • Bob Sandford : Director, Western Watershed Climate Research Cooperative; Canadian Chair, United Nations Water for Life Decade
  • Aharon Zohar: Inter-Disciplinary Centre, Herzelia, Carmei Yosef, Israel

After the keynote speakers, join the discussion between experts and audience members on how to manage international and national water problems
Followed by a post-forum reception at the Buttery

Everyone Welcome—No Charge!

Pre-registration strongly recommended to ensure your seating in the theatre.

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