Invited Speaker at International Events
"The Contribution of Indigenous Knowledge to Groundwater Literacy"
Invited speaker at the Groundwater Youth Forum during the UN-Water Summit on Groundwater 2022, Day 2, on 8 December 2022, held at the UNESCO Headquarters, Paris, France.
"Indigenous Knowledge and Science"
Invited speaker at the COP15's Restoration Day: Science and Traditional Knowledge at the Rio Conventions Pavilion within the UN Biodiversity Conference (COP15), UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration (UNESCO), on 13 December 2022, organized by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), and held at the Palais des Congrès, Montreal, Canada.
More info: https://www.unesco.org/en/biodiversity/cop15
"Knowledge Production for the Current and Future Climate Change Crisis"
Invited speaker at the "Priority global water-research questions for the looming climate crisis" COP27 Water Day Webinar, on 14 November 2022, organized by Water@Leeds, University of Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom.
The discussion was about on multiple disciplines and geographical locations working on various scales to identify how water security at these different scales are impacted by climate change and how the identified six priority water research themes are at the core of adaptation to climate change.
More info: https://water.leeds.ac.uk/news/cop27-water-day-webinar/
"Indigenous Knowledge, Western Knowledge"
Justice & Indigenous Peoples Rights
Invited speaker at the International Colloquium "Justice and Indigenous Peoples Rights" of the JUSTIP International Research Network, on 19 May 2022, organized by the École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales (EHESS), Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), Paris, France.
The discussion was about Indigenous Knowledge and Indigenous Peoples Rights.
More info: https://justip.hypotheses.org/2785
"Negotiating at the Brink: How does the World Solve the Climate Crisis?"
Invited speaker at the Part 3 event: "Future Paradigm for Climate Change Movement", on 17 March 2022, organized by the Centre for Japanese Research, Institute for Asian Research, The University of British Columbia, Canada.
The discussion was about the normative considerations of the future of climate justice.
More info: https://cjr.iar.ubc.ca/6741-2/
Salzburg Global Seminar: What will the Next "Enlightenment" Look Like?
Invited Speaker at the Designs on the Future initiative, on 21 October 2021, organized by the Salzburg Global Seminar, held at the Schloss Leopoldskron, Salzburg, Austria.
The philosophical discussion centered about disparities between existing knowledge systems and other pressing issues confronting society.
More info, and key messages: https://www.salzburgglobal.org/news/latest-news/article/what-will-the-next-enlightenment-look-like
UN Valuing Water, the UN World Water Development Report 2021
Invited Panelist at the UN Valuing Water, the UN World Water Development Report 2021, on 24 August 2021, organized by UNESCO and UN Water, during the World Water Week, Stockholm, Sweden.
The panel discussion "It is a prism and not a coin!" addressed the value of water in Indigenous water-oriented societies.