TRANSCENDING BOUNDARIES: PERSPECTIVES ON TRANSBOUNDARY CONSERVATION IN THE CENTRAL ALBERTINE RIFT VALLEY

TRANSCENDING BOUNDARIES: PERSPECTIVES ON TRANSBOUNDARY CONSERVATION IN THE CENTRAL ALBERTINE RIFT VALLEY

(c) Cory Wilson

"TRANSCENDING BOUNDARIES": PERSPECTIVES ON TRANSBOUNDARY CONSERVATION IN THE CENTRAL ALBERTINE RIFT VALLEY (USA / Canada, 2012, 10 min.)

This episode takes us to the Central Albertine Rift Valley in East Africa in the Great Lakes region between Uganda, Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo. The film explores geographic, cultural and ecological issues with a diverse range of people engaged in conserving this critical ecosystem, and evaluates the impact of conflict in the region and the ongoing initiatives for post-conflict peace-building through trans-boundary environmental conservation. Directed and produced by Cory Wilson. Co-produced by Todd Walters, Elaine Hsiao and Saleem Ali.

Introduced by Geoffrey D. Dabelko, Director, Environmental Change and Security Program, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. Discussion by Saleem Ali, Professor of Environmental Studies, University of Vermont; Todd Walters, Founder, Executive Director, International Peace Park Expeditions and filmmaker Cory Wilson follows the screening.

Shown with "TRANSCENDING BOUNDARIES": PERSPECTIVES FROM WATERTON-GLACIER INTERNATIONAL PEACE PARK

Ticket/Reservation Info:

FREE. No reservations required. Photo ID required to enter the building.

Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Ronald Reagan Building,

One Woodrow Wilson Plaza, 6th Floor Auditorium, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave., NW

(Metro: Federal Triangle)

For directions, visit www.wilsoncenter.org.

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