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Simple Living High Thinking 2008 Conference

Tuesday, November  25, 2008

 Hall of the Americas/OAS

1.  Inauguration

     Richard Huber, Principal Environmental Specialist, Department of

    Sustainable Development/OAS. Video.

 

2. Welcome remarks

 

    Amb. Reynaldo Cuadros, Chairman of the Permanent Council and

   Permanent Representative of Bolivia to the OAS. Video.   

  

3. Lecture   

   Alexander Petroff, President of Working Villages International. Village self reliance a new development model . l Video

   Dr. Peter V. Schwartz, Associate Professor of Physics at California Polytechnic State University. Appropriate technologies for communities in the developing world . l Video

   Dr. Duncan Earle, Consultant for Jadora International, Working Villages and the Library of Congress. Decoupling from structural injustice in 21st Century Latin America . l Video

4. Closure Remarks.   

    David Hatch, Assistant Deputy Director General of the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA). Video

 

 

 

Documents

 

Agenda

Simple Living Summit 

Conference videos. link

 

 

 

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