Ecosystem degradation and livelihoods: moving from vicious to virtuous cycles

Session: Livelihoods from risk to restoration

Time/date: 11:00-12:30 | 30 August 2016, Tuesday 

Venue: Room # NL 357

Description

This session, convened by ICIMOD and partners, will discuss the conundrum of economic growth and water’s role in healthy ecosystems for mitigating poverty and achieving the new SDG targets. It will explore different ways in which livelihoods may be impacted by anthropogenic activities and discuss successful restoration measures. This will be an interactive session with the audience encouraged to comment and share experiences and ideas.

  • ICIMOD’s Shahriar Wahid to set the scene.

Related link: http://programme.worldwaterweek.org/event/6338 

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