Feb 25

The Complex Geographies of Waste: How Academic Research Impacts Political Policy


Bethesda, Maryland

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Presentation
The Complex Geographies of Waste: How Academic Research Impacts Political Policy
Dr. Yaakov Garb
Bona Terra Department of Man in the Desert, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Date
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Thursday, February 25, 2016
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location
AABGU Washington/Baltimore Region Office
4800 Hampden Lane, Suite 200
Bethesda, Maryland 20814

Light lunch will be served.


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R.S.V.P. to David Speer at 410-205-5408 or dspeer@aabgu.org

Dr. Yaakov Garb is a senior lecturer in the Bona Terra Department of Man in the Desert at the Jacob Blaustein Institutes for Desert Research at Ben-Gurion University. His background is in environmental studies and the social studies of science and technology. Dr. Garb has studied and written about a wide range of topics in these fields and his research has impacted political policy. Currently, Dr. Garb is sharing his research on electronic waste and partnerships with the informal e-waste industry.