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Dr. Dabelko to participate in Wilson Center Panel

Madison Koenig
September 19, 2014

Geoff Dabelko, director of the environmental studies program at the Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Affairs, will participate in a panel discussion this Thursday, Sept.18, celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Environmental Change and Security Program at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. The panel will be broadcast live on the Wilson Center’s website beginning at 2 p.m.

Dabelko, who directed the ECS program before joining the Voinovich School, will join current Director Roger-Mark De Souza and another former director, P.J. Simmons. Other panelists will be Sharon Burke, senior advisor at the New America Foundation; Thomas Lovejoy, biodiversity chair of the Heinz Center for Science, Economics, and the Environment at George Mason University; and Carmen Tull, public health advisor for the Office of Population and Reproductive Health at USAID. Andrew Revkin, columnist for The New York Times and senior fellow at Pace University, will moderate.

Dabelko and the other panelists will discuss the program’s past successes and its future direction.

Researchers at the Environmental Change and Security Program investigate the links between the environment, public health, and population dynamics, as well as their relationship to conflict, human insecurity, and foreign policy. To learn more, visit their website here.

To view the live broadcast of the panel, or to view an archived copy after Thursday, click here.