Film and Talk – 'Water Issues in the Jordan Valley and Beyond'

Monday, March 20, 2017 - 4:00pm

Partial screening of "Voice in the Valley" followed by a discussion panel.

  • Sharon Megdal, director of the Water Resources Research Center and professor, regularly works in conjunction with Jordanian officials on the water crisis in Jordan and Israel. She will present on the Red Dead Project.
  • Ramzi Touchan, research professor of dendrochronology, will present his research on the drought in Jordan and compare it to a case study in the Mediterranean.
  • Gökçe Günel, assistant professor in MENAS who studies the anthropology of energy and climate change, will comment on the film and lead the discussion.

Co-Sponsored by: UA Water Resources Research Center, Udall Center and the Arizona Center for Judaic Studies.

Audience: 
All
Where
Campus: 
Main Campus
Location: 
Emil W. Haury Building. Room 129
Tucson , AZ
United States
Arizona US
contact info & links
Department/Unit: 
Center for Middle Eastern Studies
Contact Person: 
Megan Young
Contact's Phone: 
520-621-5450
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