Conversations around the World Cocktail Hour

Head on up to Greenberg for drinks with experts who have years of experience in Latin America, Asia, and Africa. Co-sponsored by TFD, and the Asian, African, and Latin America SIGs, there will be a wine and beer reception followed by small roundtable discussions with the experts and learn from their experience. Speakers are listed below.


Ghan Shyam Pandey, Global Alliance of Community Forestry, Nepal

Joji Carino, Forest Peoples Programme, United Kingdom (Philippines)


Cecile Njebet , African Women’s Network for Community Management of Forests, Cameroon

Milagre Nuvunga, MICAIA Foundation, Mozambique

Dominic Walubengo, Forest Action Network, Kenya

Latin America

Ivone Namikawa, Klabin, Brazil

Miriam Prochnow, Apremavi, Brazil

The event will take place on Wednesday, 10/29, at 5-6:30 pm at the Greenberg Center (391 Prospect St., across from Marsh Hall). Event is open to all Yale students. A reception with hors d’oeuvres and open bar will precede the event.