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Environment and Development Seminar and Jane Goodall Scholarship Presentation

Centre for Environment and The Jane Goodall Institute

Friday, April 1, 2011 from 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM (EDT)

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You are invited to a special seminar and scholarship award presentation, jointly presented by the Centre for Environment and the Jane Goodall Institute of Canada. The inaugural Jane Goodall scholarship is being awarded by the Centre for Environment and winner (s) will be personally recognized by Dr. Jane Goodall.  In addition, there will be a special lecture presentation by former University of Toronto student, Dr. Zinta Zommers.


Date: April 1, 2011, 4:00 - 5:30 pm

Seminar: Critically Assessing Conservation: Reflections from the Field

Speaker: Dr. Zinta Zommers, Wildlife Conservation Research Group, University of Oxford

Abstract
Using data from 16 villages and four communities of chimpanzees in Budongo Forest Uganda, the talk will examine recent controversies in conservation such as population growth around protected areas and the role of the researcher. What lessons can we learn and where does the next generation of conservationists need to go?

Speaker Biography:
Zinta Zommers was awarded a Rhodes Scholarship to study at the University of Oxford, where she recently received a PhD in Zoology. Zinta is now based at the Wildlife Conservation Research Group at the University of Oxford.

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Presented by:

                         Centre for Environment and The Jane Goodall Institute of Canada

U of T Parking Information 
Room ES 1050 is Wheelchair Accessible.

Have questions about Environment and Development Seminar and Jane Goodall Scholarship Presentation? Contact Centre for Environment and The Jane Goodall Institute

When & Where


Room 1050, Reichman Auditorium
5 Bancroft Avenue
University of Toronto, Earth Sciences Centre
Toronto, Ontario M5S 3J1
Canada

Friday, April 1, 2011 from 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM (EDT)


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