[Blueboard] CLIMATE CHANGE CONFERENCE, Feb 22

Remmon E. Barbaza rbarbaza at ateneo.edu
Thu Feb 14 14:09:08 PHT 2008


     The Departments of Economics, Environmental Science, Philosophy  
and Physics
                     Ateneo de Manila University-Loyola Schools


                            cordially invite you to


                      DECONSTRUCTING AN INCONVENIENT TRUTH:

                AN INTERDISCIPLINARY CONFERENCE ON CLIMATE CHANGE

                     Friday, 22 February 2008, Escaler Hall
                   Ateneo de Manila University-Loyola Schools


Program:

08:00 ? 08:30	Registration

0:845 ? 09:00	Invocation
                 Welcome Remarks

09:00 ? 10:00	"Climate Change: The Physical Science Bases"

                 Dr. James B. Simpas
                 Dept. of Physics, Ateneo de Manila University

10:00 ? 11:00	"Economics of Climate Change: Stern and His Critics"

                 Fr. Roberto C. Yap, SJ
                 Department of Economics, Ateneo de Manila University

11:00 ? 12:00	"Vulnerability: An Ethical Key Concept in the Debate About
                 Climate Change and Global Poverty"

                 Dr. Michael Reder
                 Institute for Social Development and Studies
                 Munich School of Philosophy

12:00 ? 13:30	Lunch Break

13:30 ? 14:30	"Climate Protection: A Question of Lifestyle or International
                 Politics?"

                 Julia Inthorn
                 Department of Ethics and Law in Medicine
                 University of Vienna

14:30 ? 15:30	"Sustaining Our World in a Changing Planet:
                 Understanding Climate Change Policy"

                 Atty. Angela Consuelo S. Ibay
                 Klima Climate Change Center
                 Manila Observatory, Ateneo de Manila University

15:30 ? 16:00	Plenary Discussion


Admission is free.

For more information, please contact:

The Department of Philosophy, tel/fax 426 5665; 426 6001 local 5360
The Department of Environmental Sciences, tel. 426 4321


-- 
Remmon E. Barbaza, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Chair
Department of Philosophy
Ateneo de Manila University
Katipunan Avenue, Loyola Heights
1108 Quezon City
Philippines

http://www.ateneo.edu/soh/ph_faculty.shtml

Tel. +63 (2) 426 5665
      +63 (2) 426 6001, loc. 5360
Fax  +63 (2) 426 5665



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