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From the Right to Water to the Right to Hope: Challenges of the present and future scenarios

Asit K. Biswas, Cecilia Tortajada, Peter Gleick, Rafael Ramírez, Patricia Gualinga, Daniel Groody, Ricardo Lorenzetti, Alejandro Rossi, Lucio Ruíz Organized by the Institute for Global Dialogue and the Culture of Encounter (IGDCE), in conjunction with the Panamazonic Ecclesial Network (REPAM), the Cycle began last Thursday, June 18, via Zoom with the participation of recognized international experts in matters of public …

Education and integral ecology for a sustainable and inclusive future

Alberto Sileoni, Cardenal Pedro Barreto Jimeno, Mauricio López, Jennifer Mason McAward, Pedro Romero, Rafael Lozano, Juan Fernando Álvarez Rodríguez “Building for hope implies working on leadership, not falling into the rhetoric of indignation and technical efficiency, because both end up being alienations from a process that involves us and challenges us on a daily basis. To form new leaderships is to perceive the essence of what …

Technological and social innovations in water management. Impact and application potential in diverse vulnerable contexts.

Alfredo Ferro, SJ, Elena Cristofori, Gabriella Carolini, Diego Berger, Christian Taylor, Adriano Stringhini, Héctor García, Jaime Perczyk, Jaime Gutiérrez Bayo, Patrick Thomson “We are convinced that innovation is efficient to the extent that it constitutes cultural processes of change, it is a matter of proposing substantive options to modify practices and habits that must be improved for the quality of life that we all deserve. The objective is to …

Climate crises and water ecosystems: visions and conflicts.

Noam Chomsky, Saskia Sassen, Fernando ‘Pino’ Solanas, Loïc Fauchon, Carlos A. Nobre, Dr. Robert Bilott, Miguel Heinz, Gricel Ximena Lombana Cortés, Daniel Groody Thursday, 17th September 2020 Time: 10 am Argentina (1 pm UTC) The Forum will address the incidence of climate change and access to water in the generation of conflicts and the infringement of Rights. Interested in the Forums? Contact us at: forosdelagua@encuentromundi.org Follow the events …

New paradigms in environmental Law. The challenge of a new pact between humanity and the planet.

Gabriel Eckstein, Josianne Gauthier, Ugo Mattei, Diane Desierto, Marcelo Sánchez Sorondo, Kate Roll, Joana Setzer, Enrique Cresto. Tuesday, 25th August 2020 Time: 10 am Argentina (1 pm UTC) The Forum will focus on the impact of the lack of access to water and the violation of human rights. The absence or lack of protection of the resource in vulnerable populations will also be addressed, analyzing concrete scenarios …