Nagoya University Global COE Program: From Earth System Science to Basic and Clinical Environmental Studies

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Nagoya University Global COE International Workshop
"Understanding the Contemporary Environmental Matters in Mainland Southeast Asia"

Schedule

2009.12.05(sat)
Environmental Building Lecture Hall, Nagoya University

Contents

Details
Date:December 5th 2009, 10:00-18:00
Place:Lecture Hall, Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Nagoya University (No.47)
Sponsor: Nagoya University Global COE Program "From Earth System Science to Basic and Clinical Environmental Studies"
Moderator: Kohei OKAMOTO (G-COE Program Member)
 
Program
10:00-10:20 Opening ceremony
Opening Remarks: Tetsuzo YASUNARI (G-COE Leader)
Explanation of Aim: Satoshi YOKOYAMA (G-COE Program Member)

10:20-12:00 Society and Environment
Speaker 1: Somkhit BOULIDAM (National University of Laos, Laos)
"Vulnerability and Adaptation of Rainfed-Rice Farmers to Impact of Climate Variability in Laos"
Speaker 2: Sekson YONGVANIT (KhonKaen University, Thailand)
"Driving Force to Social and Environmental Change in Northeastern Thailand"

13:00-14:40  Forestry and Environment
Speaker 3: Kimihiko HYAKUMURA (IGES, Japan )
"Visualization of forest resources in Laos"
Speaker 4: Kazuya ITO (Oji Paper Co., Ltd, Japan.)
"Hardwood Plantation Project for Pulpwood in Laos"

14:55-16:35 Agriculture and Environment
Speaker 5: Kanok RERKASEM (Chang Mai University, Thailand)
"Shifting Cultivation in the Mountainous Mainland Southeast Asia: The search for appropriate and sustainable land use, and its contribution"
Speaker 6: Benjamin SAMSON (IRRI Laos Branch)
"Managing Rice Landscapes: Experiences and Lessons from Northern Laos"

16:50-17:30 Discussion
Commentator 1: Sisavang VONGHACHAC (NAFRI, Laos)
Commentator 2: Yasuyuki KONO (Kyoto University, Japan)

Closing Remarks: Kohei OKAMOTO (G-COE Program Member)
 

Poster

"Understanding the Contemporary Environmental Matters in Mainland Southeast Asia"

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