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Food and Agriculture Workshops, March 12, 2010:

2:00 – 4:00pm
Introduction to the International Assessment of Agricultural Knowledge, Science and Technology for Development (IAASTD)
Conference Room 2, Yifu Conference Center, Renmin University

Moderator: Wen Tiejun, School of Agriculture Economics and Rural Development, Renmin University
Introduction: Jim Harkness, Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy

Hans Herren, Millennium Institute, Co-chair of IAASTD
Ma Shiming, Institute of Environment and Sustainable development in Agriculture, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences
Vanaja Ramprasad, GREEN Foundation
Lim Li Ching, Third World Network
Dale Wen, Action 2030 Institute

7:00 – 9:30pm
Screening of Story of Stuff, followed by a panel discussion on sustainable lifestyle with:

An Jinlei, Farmer
Chen Xin, Institute of Sociology, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences
Xie Yiyuan, Sustainable lifestyle practitioner
Dale Wen, Action 2030 Institute

Room 930, Mingde Main Building, Renmin University

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