GFDD Will Organize High Level Dialogue: The Growth of Lake Enriquillo: Environmental, Social and Scientific Implications in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
On Saturday, July 28, Global Foundation for Democracy and Development (GFDD ), and its sister institution in the Dominican Republic, Fundación Global Democracia y Desarrollo (FUNGLODE ), will join forces with the City College of New York (CCNY) and the Instituto Tecnológico de Santo Domingo (INTEC) to organize the high level dialogue “The Growth of Lake Enriquillo: Environmental, Social and Scientific Implications.” The program will take place from 9:00 am to 5:30 pm at FUNGLODE Headquarters in Santo Domingo.
The program will take place from 9:00 am to 5:30 pm at FUNGLODE Headquarters in Santo Domingo. Saturday, July 28
The objective of the forum is to review and present recent research conducted to determine why Lake Enriquillo has been growing and to address the environmental, social and scientific implications of its growth. The morning session will involve a briefing of recent findings related to the current status of the Lake. The afternoon session will be comprised of working groups tasked with devising action plans aimed at mitigating the negative causal effects of the lake’s expansion.
The conference will feature the following panel discussions:
“The Socioeconomic Impact of the Case of Lake Enriquillo and the Zones of Influence”
“The Impact of the Flooding Phenomenon of Lake Enriquillo in the Agrofishery Sector”
“The Effects of the Rise of Lake Enriquillo on Biodiversity: Preliminary Observations”
“Presentation of Technical Analysis”
“The Nature of the Flooding of Lake Enriquillo during the 2000-2011 Period”
The high level dialogue will also feature the participation of Lisa Staiano-Coico , President of The City College of New York (CCNY) and Rolando M. Guzmán, President of Instituto Tecnológico de Santo Domingo (INTEC).
To RSVP to attend this event, contact: dams82@gmail or call: 809.685.9966
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