07 May 2019
3:30 pm-5:00 pm
Casa Monica Ballroom


Session Moderator: Adam Markham | Deputy Director of Climate and Energy, Union of Concerned Scientists, Greater New York City

Mainstreaming Cultural Heritage into Climate Change Adaptation: Challenges and Opportunities

  • Dr. Rohit Jigyasu, Programme Officer, ICCROM (International Centre for the Study of Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property), Regional Office in Sharjah, United Arab Emerites and Vice President of ICOMOS International

“No es lo mismo llamar al diablo que verlo venir”: People, Heritage and Ethical Activism at the Interface between Sea Level Rise and Catastrophic Events in Puerto Rico post-Hurricane María

  • Dr. Isabel Rivera-Collazo, Assistant Professor on Biological, Ecological and Human Adaptations to Climate Change, Department of Anthropology and the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California-San Diego