“Debating Sustainability Futures: Small Farms in U.S, India and Kenya”

The M.S. Chadha Center for Global India at Princeton University will host the virtual panel discussion “Debating Sustainability Futures: Small Farms in U.S, India and Kenya,” which will address land-sharing and land-sparing concepts, as well as sustainable agricultural practices that enhance climate resilience, farmer well-being and minimize resource demands.

This event is cosponsored by HMEI and will be held via Zoom webinar — register here in advance to receive a webinar link. Panelists are listed below with full bios available on the Chadha Center website.

  • Daniel Rubenstein, Princeton’s Class of 1877 Professor of Zoology and professor of ecology and evolutionary biology, and associated faculty in HMEI
  • Ruth DeFries, professor of ecology and sustainable development at Columbia University in New York and co-founding dean of the Columbia Climate School
  • N. Subash, principal scientist in agricultural meteorology at ICAR-Indian Institute of Farming Systems Research, India

The discussion will be moderated by Chadha Center director Anu Ramaswami, Princeton’s Sanjay Swani ’87 Professor of India Studies and professor of civil and environmental engineering and the High Meadows Environmental Institute.

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“Debating Sustainability Futures: Small Farms in U.S, India and Kenya”

Event Date

Thu, Oct 21, 2021 ・ 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location

Online via Zoom webinar

The M.S. Chadha Center for Global India at Princeton University will host the virtual panel discussion “Debating Sustainability Futures: Small Farms in U.S, India and Kenya,” which will address land-sharing and land-sparing concepts, as well as sustainable agricultural practices that enhance climate resilience, farmer well-being and minimize resource demands.

This event is cosponsored by HMEI and will be held via Zoom webinar — register here in advance to receive a webinar link. Panelists are listed below with full bios available on the Chadha Center website.

  • Daniel Rubenstein, Princeton’s Class of 1877 Professor of Zoology and professor of ecology and evolutionary biology, and associated faculty in HMEI
  • Ruth DeFries, professor of ecology and sustainable development at Columbia University in New York and co-founding dean of the Columbia Climate School
  • N. Subash, principal scientist in agricultural meteorology at ICAR-Indian Institute of Farming Systems Research, India

The discussion will be moderated by Chadha Center director Anu Ramaswami, Princeton’s Sanjay Swani ’87 Professor of India Studies and professor of civil and environmental engineering and the High Meadows Environmental Institute.