Speaking Event: On the Green Beat in the Developing World — Internews

When & Where
The Commonwealth Club of California - San Francisco
595 Market Street 2nd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94105
April 29, 2014 - 6:00pm
415 597 6700


Liu Lican, Journalist, China
Gustavo Faleiros, Journalist, Brazil

Imelda Abano, Journalist, Philippines
Michael Simire, Journalist, Nigeria

James Fahn, Executive Director, Internews' "Earth Journalism Network" – Moderator

Home to 80 percent of the world's population, the fastest growing economies and most of our remaining biodiversity, the developing countries of the world are key to our planet's environmental future. Even more than in the U.S., the countries’ local media plays a crucial role in framing the debates over environmental issues and challenges, promoting behavior changes and occasionally swaying policies. Come hear the views of these highly respected and experienced leading environmental journalists about the current possibilities of environmental failure or progress in China, Brazil, the Philippines, Nigeria and other developing countries.

Cost: $20 non-members, $8 members, STUDENTS FREE (with valid ID)