ATREE, together with INTACH Bangalore, Citizen Matters and Redframes, invites you to 'Nature in the City', a series of events to celebrate, discuss and highlight Biodiversity in Bangalore:
Talks on Biodiversity, at Jaaga, on KH Road:
4th October: Dr Harini Nagendra, Ramanujam Fellow, ATREE
'Nature in the City: How people shape, and are shaped by biodiversity in Bangalore'
Shri Brijesh Kumar, Chief Conservator of Forests, BBMP, will inaugurate the event and will participate in a Q & A on Urban Biodiversity
5th October: Dr Madhusudan Katti, Associate Professor California State University, Fresno
‘What Concrete Jungle? Tales of Wildlife from an Urban Planet’
Photo Exhibition on Nature in the City: at Jaaga, on KH Road, on October 4th and 5th, 10:00 am onwards.
These events are a curtain raiser to the 11th Conference of the Parties (COP;http://www.cbd.int/cop/), one of the most important international conferences on the UN's Convention of Biodiversity, being held in Hyderabad from October 8th-19th. The theme for COP11 is
On Sunday, 7th October, put on your shoes and caps for two outdoor events.
We have limited seats for the two outdoor events so prior registration is required!! Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more details and to register.