Political Ecology in Asia: Plural Knowledge and Contested Development in a More-Than-Human World
Thursday-Friday, 10-11 October 2019, Faculty of Political Science, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
Co-organized by Center for Social Development Studies (CSDS); Research Institute on Contemporary Southeast Asia (IRASEC); French Research Institute for Sustainable Development (IRD); French Institute of Pondicherry (IFP); IRN-SustainAsia; POLLEN Political Ecology Network
Panel topics include:
Resource politics and the public sphere;
Hydrosocial rivers and their politics;
Post-development and systemic alternatives from Asia;
Ontologies of infrastructure;
Industrialization and ecological justice;
Particulate matters: the emergence of a political ecology of haze in Asia;
Asia’s urban political ecologies;
Human Rights and the Environment in Asia;
People and the biodiversity crisis: reshaping governance and justice in conservation?;
Representations of nature and political engagements;
Interspecies cohabitations in Asia: non-human animals and political ecology.
There are a limited number of spaces remaining for self-funded participants to join the conference either as a paper presenter or participant. For further information, please contact PoliticalEcologyinAsia@gmail.com.