Environmental Justice Scholarship and Activism

Event Start Date: March 28, 2017 5:15 PM
Event End Date: March 28, 2017 6:30 PM


Conversation with graduate students: Environmental Justice Scholarship and Activism

Reitz Union 2102

Federico Demaria is an ecological economist at the Autonomous University of Barcelona. He is co-editor of Degrowth: A Vocabulary for a new Era (Routledge), now translated into 13 languages. Federico has written or co-written a dozen articles on conflicts around waste and diverse political-economic responses to environmental questions. Funded by European Research Council (2016-2021), he co-coordinates the Environmental Justice Atlas (EJAtlas), a worldwide inventory of ecological distribution conflicts, and has carried out research funded by EU programs, Spain’s Ministry of Science and Innovation, and other sources.

See: http://www.degrowth.org/federico-demaria