Coffee in the Anthropocene: Socio-Ecological Aspects of Coffee in the Soconusco Region of Chiapas
|When||February 12, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:20 PM |
|Where||Foster Hall, Room 103 |
|Event Website||https://tinyurl.com/ivetteperfecto |
|Contact Information||Center for Latin American Studies |
|Description||Ivette Perfecto, University of Michigan |
Ivette Perfecto is the George W. Pack Professor of Ecology, Natural Resources and Environment. Her research focuses on biodiversity and arthropod-mediated ecosystem services in rural and urban agriculture. She also works on spatial ecology of the coffee agroecosystem and is interested more broadly on the links between small-scale sustainable agriculture, biodiversity and food sovereignty. She is co-author of three books, Breakfast of Biodiversity, Nature’s Matrix: Linking Agriculture, Conservation and Food Sovereignty, and Coffee Agroecology.
Cosponsored by the Department of Ecology & Evolution.
Free and open to the public.
Light lunch will be served.
RSVP to: https://tinyurl.com/ivetteperfecto
|Categories||Conferences/Lectures, Lectures |
|Persons with disabilities who need an accommodation in order to participate in this event should contact the event sponsor for assistance. |
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