INPE and Rede CLIMA Promote Science at Rio+20
It follows a note published on the day (06/14) in the website of the National Institute for Space Research (INPE) stating that the INPE and Rede CLIMA promote science at Rio+20.
INPE and Rede CLIMA
Promote Science at Rio+20
Thursday, June 14, 2012
Interactive games and educational movies about the impacts of climate change and natural disasters are some of the attractions provided by the Brazil’s National Institute for Space Research (Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas Espaciais - INPE) and Rede CLIMA (Brazilian Network for Global Climate Change Research) that the audience might check at the ‘Pop Ciência’, a public place at Rio+20.
The activities – organized by the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation – take place between June 13 and 22 at the ‘Armazém 4’ of Pier Mauá, Rio de Janeiro.
Fires in the Amazon: a threat to the environment and health;
The Brazilian Network for Global Climate Change Research (Rede Clima);
Interactive Games and Quiz
Amazon Monitoring Systems;
Thematic Networks of Rede CLIMA;
Economics of Climate Change;
Climate Change and Human Health;
Climate Change and Coastal Zones.
The major INPE-Rede Clima lectures for Rio+20 are:
June 14 at 10:30 am - Investigating climate change impacts on biodiversity (Maria Lúcia Lorini)
June 15 at 12:15 pm - The role of renewable energy in climate change and sustainability (Marcos Aurélio Vasconcelos de Freitas)
June 16 at 10:45 am - Brazilian Network for Global Climate Change Research
June 16 at 12:15 pm - Biodiversity, Climate Change and Plant Biology (Fabiano Scarpa)
June 16 at 3:45 pm - Sustainability and Climate Change (Saulo Rodrigues Filho)
The complete ‘Armazém Pop Ciência’ agenda is available at www.popciencia.org.br
Source: WebSite of the National Institute for Space Research (INPE)