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Resistance & Resilience: Responses to the Climate Crisis from Cuba & Puerto Rico (Session 1)

Resistance & Resilience: Responses to the Climate Crisis from Cuba & Puerto Rico (Session 1)
Cuba and Puerto Rico are acutely feeling the impacts of the climate crisis and are responding in a diversity of ways. In this inaugural panel, we will
explore what resilience means with perspectives from the islands and the diaspora:

  • Arturo Massol-Deyá, Casa Pueblo, Puerto Rico
  • Roberto Pérez Rivero, Fundación Antonio Núñez Jiménez, Cuba
  • Leidy Casimiro, Universidad de Santi Spíritus & Finca del Medio, Cuba
  • Cecilio Ortiz García, Macalester College & RISE Network, Puerto Rico
  • Cheila Serrano, Junta for Progressive Action, United States

Moderated by Reinaldo Funes Monzote, Fundación Antonio Núñez Jiménez & Universidad de La Habana

This event is made possible with the support of: Yale School of the Environment, The Council on Latin American & Iberian Studies at the MacMillan Center at Yale, Yale Ciencia Initiative, Fundacion Antonio Nunes-Jimenez, The Caribbean Agroecology Institute, and Junta for Progressive Action


For information and to register, please visit: www.caribbeanagroecology.org. For questions, please contact Devin Osborne at devin.osborne@yale.edu.

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Free: https://www.caribbeanagroecology.org/conference-series.html

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