Chat on 18th February 2008
Log in to IndianWildlifeclub.com for an online chat on “Taking Responsibility for One’s Carbon Emissions” between 7.30 PM (IST) and 8.30 PM (IST) on 18th January 2008.
The chat will be moderated by Dr. Emmanuel D’Silva, who has has been working among indigenous people in Adilabad District, Andhra Pradesh for over a decade helping to improve the livelihoods of the rural poor through improved environmental management involving women’s self-help groups and village forest committees (known in Andhra Pradesh as VSS).
He is a Visiting Scientist at the International Crop Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) where he serves as Co-Leader on Water and Energy Pilot Project in India and West Africa. Previously, he worked as a staff economist at the World Bank in Washington, DC, covering issues of environment, agriculture, rural development and forestry projects in Asia, Africa and the Middle East for 15 years.
Dr D’Silva believes in community action. He feels that small steps taken by individuals and citizens’ groups on combating climate change can have a big impact on our planet.
Click Here to reach the chat room on the said day and time, after registering as a member.
You can also click HERE to see transcripts of the earlier chat sessions.
Previously on DelhiGreens: