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Events at WCL and AU

AU Office of Sustainability

Check out the Calendar of Events from AU's Office of Sustainability!

Chico Vive Conference

April 4-6, 2014
American University School of International Service

The Chico Vive conference is bringing together grassroots activists, NGOs, students, engaged scholars, applied scientists, policymakers, journalists and others to discuss the development of the global grassroots environmental movement in the 25 years
since environmental martyr Chico Mendes’ death. Participants will plan strategies for coordinated international actions, networks,
coalitions and initiatives to advance sustainability, defend the environment from depredation and climate change, and protect
the rights of its traditional inhabitants. Key note speakers include Marina Silva, a Brazilian environmental leader, and John Knox, the UN Independent Expert on Human Rights and Environment! See more information on the website:

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Outside Events


Events at WCL and AU

Environmental Law Summer Session Outside Events

May 27-June 20, 2014

Join us for the Environmental Law Summer Session! Since 2005, we have held a summer session to bring together students, practitioners, and other environmental professionals to engage in seminars and events at WCL. This year, we will offer 11 seminars.

For more information visit the Environmental Law Summer Session Website!



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