Payments for Ecosystem Services in Mexico
Tuesday, February 8th, 2011 in LSRC A158
A Peruvian feast will be held next Tuesday night (Feb. 8) at 6:30 in LSRC A158 where Professor Elizabeth Shapiro will be giving a talk on Payments for Ecosystem Services (PES), in Latin America.
Professor Shapiro’s talk will focus on the social and environmental impacts of Mexican national programs that provide payments to rural communities for hydrological services, biodiversity conservation, carbon sequestration and improvement of agroforestry systems.
NOTE: Dr. Shapiro will be reviewing potential opportunities for WGELA members to collaborate with her and her team in Mexico through INTERNSHIPS and MP projects.
Project Gaia Clean Stove Cookout
March 24th, 2011, Time and Place TBA