James Orbinski & Carol Devine at McGill Summer Institute

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June 12, 2019

James Orbinski & Carol Devine at McGill Summer Institute

Promotional poster for Humanitarian Action in the 21st Century
 

This year's McGill Summer Institute in Infectious Diseases and Global Health involved Dahdaleh Institute Director James Orbinski and Community Scholar Carol Devine. They acted as a Faculty Member and Guest Speaker at Humanitarian Action in the 21st Century: Challenges and Dilemmas.

The second day of this intensive program was dedicated to climate change and health. On June 11, James opened the day with a keynote and later led a workshop on humanitarian consequences of climate change. He sat on a panel with Carol Devine, who also led a workshop on the impact of Arctic melt on indigenous communities.

More information on the course can be found at mcgill-idgh.ca.


   

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