Our PI, Joana Gaspar de Freitas, will be participating in the workshop Environmental Dialogues organized by the Rachel Carson Center of LMU and the University of New York Abu Dhabi.

 

The workshop takes place in Abu Dhabi in January 2020 and DUNES will be participating in the Second Panel:

How we changed the planet: City meets the Sea (moderated by Rana Tomaira)

 

Joana Gaspar de Freitas will present:

On the battle of dunes: fiction, history and science for scaling public awareness Can we teach history by telling stories? Can we use fiction to increase public awareness and support policy-making? Dunes show us that it is possible to use history, literature and science to find hope about your possible futures.