From Woods to Goods: How consumer choices affect our forests
Andrew Mitchell, CEO of the Global Canopy Programme and Dr. Connie McDermott, Chair of the Ecosystem Governance group at the Environmental Change Institute will take you on a journey to some of the world’s most remote tropical forests, all the way… to the supermarket shelves. Through this fascinating adventure from wood to goods, you will learn about how we are changing the state of our forests, and what we can do as consumers to reverse their fate.
Each speakers will talk for about 20 minutes and the event will be followed by Q&A,
This event is part of the Oxford Green Week Festival (June 17-25) organised by the Oxford City Council. You can find details about the Festival here:
Date: 23 June 2017, 16:00 (Friday, 9th week, Trinity 2017)
Venue: Herbertson Room
Speakers: Dr Connie McDermott (ECI, University of Oxford), Andrew Mitchell (CEO of the Global Canopy Programme)
Organising department: Environmental Change Institute
Booking required?: Required
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Cost: Free
Audience: Public
Editor: Alice Chautard