[Blueboard] conference_NATURE AND CULTURE_ ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES IN ASIA
acas at admu.edu.ph
acas at admu.edu.ph
Thu Jul 5 15:46:59 PHT 2012
ACAS, in cooperation with the CONFUCIOUS INSTITUTE at the ADMU
cordially invites you and your students to its 6th International
Conference, NATURE AND CULTURE: ENVIRONTMENTAL ISSUES IN ASIA.
When: July 29, 8:00 A.M. to 5:P.M.
Where: Leong Hall Auditorium
ACAS has decided to hold this conference on a Sunday so that faculty
members and students will not have to miss their regular classes or,
will not have to go in and out of the conference, in order to attend
only the sessions during which they have no regular classes.
For ADMU students, entrance is free. For ADMU faculty, entrance, lunch
and snacks are free.
We shall appreciate it if you could email ACAS (acas at admu.edu.ph) or
call the ACAS Office (926-4202; 426-6001, local 5285, 5286) to inform
us about your and your students? attendance. May we hear from you on
or before July 22?
Below and attached is the program:
NOTE: Dr. Sunil Kumar Ghosh, Assistant Professor and Head, Department
of Agricultural Entomology, Uttar Banga Krishi Viswavidyalaya
University will present a poster display on ?Harmful Effects of
Pesticides on Environment and in the Life of Predator Lady Bird Beetle
of Vegetable Fields? during the program and will be available for
questions during the snack and lunch breaks.
8:00 ? 9:00 Registration
9:00 ? 9:15 National Anthem
Welcome Remarks: Fr. Jose Ramon ?Jett? Villarin, S.J. (President,
Ateneo de Manila University)
9:15 ? 10:00 Keynote Paper: Bao Maohong, Ph.D. (Beijing University)
10:00 ? 10:30 Seng Loh Kah, Ph.D. (Kyoto University): Kampong Fires,
Cultures of Disaster and Historical Change in Singapore
10:30 ? 11:00 Break
11:00 ? 11:30 Rosalie Arcala Hall, Ph.D. (University of the
Philippines-Visayas): The Politics of Land/ Riverside Transformation:
Batanes (Philippines) and Kali Code (Indonesia)
11:30 ? 12:00 Cristina Lim, Ph.D. (Ateneo de Naga University):
Co-Management Approach to Environmental Pressure: The Case of
12:00 ? 12:30 Theresita Atienza, Ph.D. (Polytechnic University of the
Philippines): Against All Odds: Khiriwong?s Creative Community
12:30 ? 1:30 Lunch
1:30 ? 2:00 Benigno C. Balgos (University of the Philippines-Diliman):
Documentary Presentation on Mt. Merapi in Indonesia
2:00 ? 2:30 Valerie Pagasa P. Buenaventura (Oxford Brookes
University): Uncommon Sense: The Global Governance of External
Accountability in Foreign Aid for Disaster Management
2:30 ? 3:00 Eli Mihardja (Universitas Persada Indonesia YAI) and Nik
Norma Nik Hasan, Ph.D. (Universiti Sains Malaysia): Environmental News
Reporting in Indonesia and Malaysian Newspapers
3:00 ? 3:30 Break
3:30 ? 4:00 Rajendra Kumar Pandey, Ph.D. (Jamia Hamdard University):
Using Culture to Live with Nature: A Comparative Study of Cultural
Practices in Managing Floods in India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Nepal
4:00 ? 4:30 Louie Jon A. Sanchez, M.F.A. (Ateneo de Manila
University): A Poetics of Our Climate and the Storms of the Philippine
4:30 ? 4:45 Book Launch: Global Financial Crisis in the Asian Context
4:45 ? 5:00 Closing Remarks: Prof. Filomeno V. Aguilar, Ph.D. (Dean,
School of Social
Sciences, Loyola Schools, Ateneo de Manila University)
Thank you very much.
Lydia N. Yu-Jose, Ph.D.
Ateneo Center for Asian Studies
2/F Ricardo & Dr. Rosita Leong Hall,
Loyola Heights, Quezon City, 1108
Tel: (632) 426-6001 loc. 5285/5286; (632) 926-4202
Office hours: Monday to Friday, 1:00-5:00 pm
Email: acas at admu.edu.ph
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