18 Nov - Cecilie Hirsch (LANDSAM)

On November 18 2019, will Cecilie Hirsch, Department of International Environment and Development Studies, Faculty for Landscape and Society defend her PhD thesis, "Contentious Forests: From Global Climate Change Policies to Bolivian Forest Communities.

18 Nov - Cecilie Hirsch (LANDSAM)

Norwegian title of thesis:

Omstridte skoger: Fra global klimapolitikk til lokale skogsamfunn i Bolivia

Prescribed trial lecture:

How can political ecology help us understand REDD as a global climate change mitigation programme?

Evaluation committee:

  • Research Professor Esteve Corbera, Institute of Environmental Science and Technology, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain.
  • Professor Frances Cleaver, Department of Geography, University of Sheffield, UK
  • Professor Tor Arve Benjaminsen, Noragric, LANDSAM

Time and place for the trial lecture:

Kinosalen (TU101), Tower Building

12:30 - 13:25         Welcome and Trial lecture
13:25 - 13:40        break
13:40 -ca 15:45     Public Defence

Supervisors:

Prof. John McNeish, Noragric, Faculty of Landscape and Society, NMBU
Prof. Pål Vedeld, Noragric, Faculty of Landscape and Society, NMBU
Associate Professor Mariel Aguilar-Støen, Centre for Development and Environment, University of Oslo

The doctoral thesis is available for public review at the NMBU library. The thesis number is 2019:69, ISSN 1894-6402, ISBN 978-82-575-1629-1

Thesis abstract

Published 4. november 2019 - 10:01 - Updated 4. november 2019 - 10:01