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Round Table

Event Start Date:
12th October 2017
Event End Date:
13th October 2017
Event Venue:

Focus on the Global South in partnership with Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung (RLS) South Asia office, is organising a two day “Roundtable on the Financialization and False Solutions to the Climate Crisis: What could be a viable alternative in farming – Agroecology OR Climate Smart Agriculture” scheduled for 12th and 13th October(Thursday & Friday), at the Conference Hall – 2, Second Floor, India International Centre (Main Building), New Delhi.

One of the aim of the roundtable is to debate the issue of false solutions to the climate change like Climate smart agriculture, New technologies, carbon credits and CDMs, Agrofuels, REDD and REDD plus etc and deconstruct these market based mechanisms which are pushing nature towards financialization.

We also aim to deepen our understanding of climate justice and generating critical debates on real solutions to climate crisis in farming, in the form of agroecology.

In this round table conference, we expect the participation of representatives from different peasant organisations, agricultural experts, scientists and economists, and activists from different parts of India.

Focus on the Global South
C/o Intercultural Resources (ICR)
33-D, 3rd Floor, Vijay Mandal Enclave
DDA SFS FLATS, Kallu Sarai,
Hauz Khas, New Delhi: 110016. India
Tel. (Off): +91-11-26563588
Cell: +91-9582070803
Website:  www.focusweb.org


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