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October 6 Washington, D.C. Forum. Join the live Webcast!

October 06, 2009

Beginning at 9:00 a.m. (EDT) you can join a 3-hour forum on "Population Growth and Rising Consumption:  What's Sustainable?"  Sponsored by the Population Institute, the Population Media Center and the Wallace Global Fund, the forum will feature five prominent experts on population, economics and sustainability.

The Population Media Center, the Population Institute
and the Wallace Global Fund
Invite you to a Public Forum
"Population Growth and Rising Consumption: What's Sustainable?"

October 6, 2009
9:00 a.m. -- 12:00 p.m
(Registration begins at 8:45)
Barbara Jordan Conference Center
Kaiser Family Foundation
1330 G St. NW

Washington, DC 20005-3004

 

Speakers include:

William Catton Jr., author of Bottleneck: the Human Impasse (2009)
Laurie Mazur,
editor of A Pivotal Moment: Human Population,
the Environmental Crisis and the Justice Solution
(2009)
Peter Victor
, York University, author of Managing without Growth (2008)
Dennis Meadows
, author of Limits to Growth (1972) and
Limits to Growth: the 30 Year Update
(2002)
Richard Heinberg
, Post Carbon Institute, author of Peak Everything:
Waking Up to the Century of Declines
(2007)
Robert Engelman,
WorldWatch Institute, author of
More: Population, Nature, and What Women Want
(2008)

PowerPoint presentations:

William Catton, Jr

Laurie Mazuer

Dennis Meadows

Richard Heinberg

Peter Victor

 

Link to the Webcast:

mms://mindmedia.wmod.llnwd.net/a2007/o21/PopInst/PopInst_Oct62009.wmv?WMCache=0

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