Colonialism: Disparities in the Americas and Sustainable Solutions for the Future
Distinguished Visiting International Scholar Dr. Carmen Rosa Benitez is the Medical Director, Co-Founder and President of 32 Volcanes Health Program. Her lecture will discuss food insecurity, climate emergency, massive migrations, and epidemiology crisis as consequences of colonialism. It will examine collective memory, including ancestral knowledge, biodiversity for food, food sovereignty and adaption to climate change, education, spirituality, and traditional medicine for social well-being solutions.
Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Boston College , Gasson 305 Chestnut Hill, MA 02467