Bird Flu, Ebola and Zika: When evolution meets political economy

Monday, March 6, 2017 - 1:10pm

The Center for Social and Environmental Justice & School of Biological Sciences

Seminar Presentation Spring 2017

Rob Wallace, Ph.D.
Institute for Global Studies
University of Minnesota

Forty percent of the planet's ice-free land surface is dedicated to agriculture. Livestock use a third of our available freshwater and a third of our cropland for feed. Industrial animal production is a major source of greenhouse gases. Agribusiness's impact extends to the deadliest of diseases.

Location: 
Engineering and Computer Science Building, Room 125
Who can participate: 
All are cordially invited to attend
Contact for more information: 

ahanmann@wsu.edu or 360-546-9630