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Thursday, March 29, 2007 at 7:30 p.m.
Lecture: Allan Savory: ?Restoring Global Health: A Revolutionary Pathway for the Next Generation?
Allan Savory, founder of Holistic Management International, research biologist, international consultant and recipient of the International Banksia Environmental Award for ?Miracles in Science,? will speak as part of the Food Chained series. He will discuss how global health is profoundly affected by the complex interactions among all living systems and how holistic decision-making provides a revolutionary way forward for the next generation. HMI is a proven, whole-farm/whole-systems approach to resource management that simultaneously considers economic, social and environmental realities to find sustainable solutions. HMI aims to improve land in a productive but environmentally healthy manner by promoting empowerment and participatory planning in Africa, Australia and North and South America. Sponsored by the venture grant committee and EnAct (Environmental Action).
Location: Gates Common Room, third floor of Palmer Hall, 1025 N. Cascade Ave. (east of Tutt Library) (map)
This event is open to the general public.
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