IASC Regional Keynote Webinars

“Mark your calendars! The IASC 2019 World Commons Week Keynote Webinars are now finalized! See below for information on the speakers for Europe (October 6th), Africa (October 7th), China (October 8th), North America (October 9th), Asia (October 10th) and Latin America (October 11th).”

Europe - October 6th

The IAD family of tools: Taking Stock and Challenges Ahead

Time: Sunday, October 6th, 12:00-13:00 UTC+1

Speaker: Sergio Villamayor Tomás, a Ramon y Cajal research fellow at the Autonomous University of Barcelona.

Language: English

Timezone: UTC +1 (CET)

Africa - October 7th

Securing the Commons: Tenure and Governance

Time: October 7th, 12:00-13:00 UTC +0

Speaker: Ruth Meinzen-Dick of the International Food Policy Research Institute

Language: English

Timezone: UTC +0

China - October 8th

Collective Governance of Irrigation Commons in China

Date: October 8th, 12:00-13:00 UTC +8

Speaker: Dr.Ying CHAI, Professor at the Guangdong University of Finance & Economics

Language: Chinese

Timezone: UTC +8

North America - October 9th

Governing New Frontiers in the Information Age: Toward Cyber Peace.

Date: October 9th, 12:00-13:00 UTC -4

Speaker: Dr. Scott Shakelford, of Indiana University, United States

Language: English

Timezone: UTC -4 (EDT)

Asia - October 10th

Revising the Concept of Commons for Commoning and Re-Commoning

Date: October 10th, 12:00-13:00 UTC+9

Speaker: Professor Hyun Choe, of the Jeju National University, South Korea

Language: English

Timezone: UTC+9 (KST)

Latin America - October 11th

How tenure reform processes can lead to improved governance of indigenous commons: Experiences from Latin America

Date: October 11th ,12:00-13:00 UTC -2

Speaker: Iliana Monterroso Ibarra of the Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR)

Language: English

Timezone: UTC -2