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WEBINAR: Global sand scarcity, Thursday 14th May

  • 1.  WEBINAR: Global sand scarcity, Thursday 14th May

    Posted 30 days ago
    This webinar may be of interest to some:

    Global sand scarcity – conflicts and synergies in an increasingly populated world
    Thursday 14th May 2020, 13:00-13:45 BST.
    Speaker: Mette Bendixen (University of Colorado)

    This talk will present an overview of the existing knowledge on the positive outcomes and negative consequences of sand mining. Focusing on the Global South, Dr Bendixen will introduce examples of the synergies and conflicts that arise when sand is being mined.   

    Hosted by LSHTM's Centre on Climate Change and Planetary Health.

    Link to the webinar and recording can be found here:
    https://www.lshtm.ac.uk/newsevents/events/global-sand-scarcity-conflicts-and-synergies-increasingly-populated-world