Friday, October 19, 2018 - 11:00

Fri, October 19, 2018 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM AQUATIC ECOSYSTEMS RESEARCH LABORATORY (AERL). Conflicts at sea over fisheries is a rising concern. Dr. le Billon will provide a brief overview of fisheries conflicts, including typologies, escalation patterns, and prevention/resolution mechanisms. He will briefly discuss specific case studies associated with territorial disputes, climate change impacts, environmental activism, and the militarization of fishing fleets and enforcement.

Speaker: Dr. Philippe le Billon
Professor, Department of Geography & Liu Institute for Global Issues, UBC

Location: AERL Theatre (120), 2202 Main Mall, UBC