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GillingsX 2022: Climate Change and Land Sovereignty

April 1, 2022 at 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

The Student Global Health Committee of the Gillings School of Global Public Health will be having its annual GillingsX event,  a TEDx-style event, on local roots for global growth: climate change and land sovereignty. The even will take place in Rosenau 133, 5-6pm, on Friday, April 1. Catered reception to follow.

Presenters include:

  • Amy Kryston, MPH candidate, on climate change, environmental justice and public health from North Carolina to Bangladesh
  • Abby Nelson, MPH candidate, on climate change and the forced relocation of Newtok: the process of moving a small village 6 miles upriver
  • Alaa Hammouda, MPH candidate, on women’s life in conflict zones