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Online lecture – “The Caribbean Sea as a Special Area in the Context of Sustainable Development”

[Cited by Dr. Humberto García-Muñiz, Caribbean Studies Institute, University of Puerto Rico-Río Piedras]

The Institute of Caribbean Studies, of the University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras (UPR-RP), invites the academic community and the general public to the lecture “THE CARIBBEAN SEA AS A SPECIAL AREA IN THE CONTEXT OF SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT” by Dr. John Agard, Department of Life Sciences, University of the West Indies – St. Augustine; Lead Author in the Fourth Assessment Report of the Inter-Governmental Panel on Climate Change 2007, panel awarded the Noble Peace Prize 2007. Dr. Manuel Valdés Pizzini, Associate Director for Research and Program Affairs, Sea Grant College Program, and Professor of Anthropology and Sociology, School of Arts and Sciences, University of Puerto Rico-Mayaguez, will comment the lecture. The activity will be held on Thursday, February 2, from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. in Amphitheatre Manuel Maldonado Denis (CRA 108) of Carmen Rivera de Alvarado (CRA) Building, Faculty of the Social Sciences, UPR-RP.

This lecture will be broadcast LIVE online through the following website: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/cc71

Comments and suggestions on this presentation will be very welcome at: iec@uprrp.edu

[Spanish version]

El Instituto de Estudios del Caribe de la Universidad de Puerto Rico-Río Piedras (UPR-RP) invita a la comunidad universitaria y al público en general a la conferencia: “THE CARIBBEAN SEA AS A SPECIAL AREA IN THE CONTEXT OF SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT” por el Dr. John Agard , Department of Life Sciences, University of the West Indies – St. Augustine; autor principal del Fourth Assessment Report of the Inter-Governmental Panel on Climate Change 2007, ganador del Premio Nobel de la Paz 2007. El Dr. Manuel Valdés Pizzini, Director Asociado de Investigación y Programas, Programa Sea Grant, y Profesor de Antropología y Sociología, Escuela de Artes y Ciencias, UPR-Mayagǖez, comentará la ponencia. La presentación tendrá lugar el jueves, 2 de febrero, de 1:00 a 3:00 p.m., en el Anfiteatro Manuel Maldonado Denis (CRA 108) del Edificio Carmen Rivera de Alvarado (CRA) de la Facultad de Ciencias Sociales, UPR-RP.

Esta presentación será transmitida en línea EN VIVO en la siguiente dirección: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/cc71

Se agradecerá el envío de comentarios y sugerencias sobre la transmisión a: iec@uprrp.edu

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