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Prof. Dr. Úrsula Oswald Spring, Mexican; Social anthropologist and ecologist, Research professor at National University of Mexico UNAM/ CRIM in Cuernavaca; she was funding Secretary General of the Colegio de Tlaxcala, Tlaxcala (Mexico), the first holder of the MunichRe Chair on Social Vulnerability at UNU-EHS in Bonn and Coordinator of the National Network for Water Research in Mexico (RETAC-Conacyt). Today she coordinates with jointly the affected people of the River Yautepec Basin a project for an integrated basin management. With social participation, social movements, NGOs and scientists she is promoting a participative General Water Law in Mexico that grants people the basic human right to safe water.

Email: uoswald@gmail.com

2013 2012
2005 2004  


New Book published in 2014

Ursula Oswald Spring; Hans Günter Brauch; Keith G. Tidball (Eds.): Expanding Peace Ecology: Security, Sustainability, Equity and Peace: Perspectives of IPRA’s Ecology and Peace Commission 1. SpringerBriefs in Environment, Security, Development and Peace, vol. 12. Peace and Security Studies No. 2 (Cham – Heidelberg – New York – Dordrecht – London: Springer-Verlag, 2014).

ISBN (Print): 978-3-319-00728-1
ISBN (Online/eBook): 978-3-319-00729-8
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-00729-8

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  • Addresses linkages between sustainability, transition and sustainable peace
  • Focuses on peace, environmental education, community-based ecological restoration and ability expectation
  • Underlines the need to combat trafficking of women and children by transnational crime rings in Nigeria, a national security threat

This book has peer-reviewed chapters by scholars from Australia, Canada, Germany, Japan, Mexico, and the USA that were presented to the Ecology and Peace Commission (EPC) of the International Peace Research Association (IPRA) in November 2012 in Japan. The chapters address these themes: Expanding Peace Ecology – Peace, Security,Sustainability, Equity, and Gender; Two Discourses on Global Climate Change Impacts:From Climate Change and Security to Sustainability Transition; Peace Research and Greening in the Red Zone: Community-based Ecological Restoration to Enhance Resilience and Transitions Toward Peace; Social and Environmental Vulnerability in a River Basin of Mexico; Mobile Learning, Rebuilding Community Through Building Communities, Supporting Community Capacities: Post Natural Disaster Experience; Transforming Consciousness through Peace Environmental Education; Building Peace by Rebuilding Community; Ability Expectations and Peace and on Satoyama Sustainability and Peace.

Content Level » Research

Keywords » Community Capacities - Ecological Restoration - International Trafficking - Peace Building and Education - Peace Research - Security - Sustainability Transition - Sustainable Peace

Related subjects » Social Sciences - Sustainable Development

Scientific Network on Water : RETAC, National Council of Science
and Technology (CONACYT)

Centro Regional de Investigaciones Multidiscipinarias (CRIM)
National University of Mexico (CRIM-UNAM),
Centro Regional de Investigaciones Multidisciplinarias UNAM
Av. Universidad s/n Circuito 2, Colonia Chamilpa. Cuernavaca, Mor. 62210 México

Tels : 52 (777)328-18-28; 329-18-30; 329-18-33

Fax : 52 (777)317-5981

 

Keynote Addresses and Presentations

2014

17 January 2014

Bangkok, T hailand
Chulalongkorn University

CUSRI

Buddhism, Economic Ethics and the Ideal World of Gift Economy

 

8 January 2014

Bangkok, Thailand
Chulalongkorn Universit
Consortium, MAIDS

Disaster Risk Reduction and Management

 

2013

18 December 2013

Bangkok, Thailand
Chulalongkorn University

Asian Research Center for Migration (ARCM);
Institute of Asian Studies (IAS),
Consortium for Southeast Asian Studies in Asia (SEASIA)
International Labour Organization (ILO);
International Organization for Migration (IOM)
Labour Rights Promotion Network (LPN)

Keynote
(4) Migration in the Context of Disaster Risk Reduction
and Management Model for ASEAN

 

9-13 December

Bangkok, Thailand
Chulalongkorn University
Social Research Institute (CUSRI),

Winter School:
Transformative Social Sciences for Sustainability and Social Justice

13 December 2013
Teaching and integrating PhD and Post-doctoral programs:
Developing transformative social sciences

12 December 2013
Integrated systemic knowledge

11 December 2013
Debate on gift economy and ecofeminism

10 December 2013
Social, economic, political and cultural deadloks

9 December 2013
Peace in a sustainable context, en Transformative Social Sciences for
Sustainability and Social Justice

 

2 December, 2013

Mahasarakham, Thailand
Mahasarakham University

Challenges for Transformative Social Sciences:
The Glocal Connectedness

 

29 November, 2013

Bangkok, Thailand
Chulalongkorn University

School of Engineers

Typhoon Haiyan: Losses and Tears in the Philippines

 

25 November 2013

Doha, Quatar

SAH Annual conference,
Role of community participation in watershed management-
Implications for policy and research

Social sciences and sustainability transition in water, energy and
environment, Qatar’s cross-cutting research challenges

 

14 November 2013

Bangkok, Thailand
FAO-AIT

Expert Consultation Workshop on Land tenure and disaster and
its social and gender impact in the Asia and the Pacific Region

Overview of gender and land tenure issues in the event of
a disaster Land tenure and disaster and its social and gender impact
in the Asia and the Pacific Region

The proceedings are at:

 

5 November, 2013

Bangkok, Thailand
Chulalongkorn University

Master in International Development (MAIDS)

Climate change security

 

14-18 October 2013

Mexico, D.F.,
PINCC-UNAM, Programme of Research in Climate Change
Tercer Congreso Nacional en Investigación en Cambio Climático:
El Futuro de la Investigación del Cambio Climático en México

Cambio climático, vulnerabilidad social y
ambiental y migración ambientalmente inducida

 

14 October 2013

Chulalongkorn University
Kasetart University
Bangkok, Thailand

Resilience from bottom-up. A community approach

 

10 October, 2013

Bangkok, Thailand
Chulalongkorn University

Master in International Development Studies (MAIDS)
Environmental Forced Migration and Social Vulnerability

 

17 September 2013

Bangkok, Thailand
Chulalongkorn University

Cluster research project proposal

 

9-10 September 2013

Bangkok, Thailand
Chulalongkorn University
Saranites Conference Room, Main Auditorium 2nd Floor

Internationalization of Sociology in Thailand:
Synergy to World Congress of Sociology

Organizers:
Center for Peace and Conflict Studies, Chulalongkorn University
National Research Council of Thailand, Sociology Commission
Chula Global Network (CGN)
Chulalongkorn University Social Research Institute (CUSRI)
Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Chulalongkorn University

Challenges for Transformative Social Sciences:
The Glocal Connectedness Internationalization of Sociology in Thailand:
Synergy to World Congress of Sociology

 

25-28 of August, 2013

Pattaya, Thailand
World Conference on Health Promotion, IUHPE

Climate Change and Food Systems: An Integrated Health Security

 

14-16 of August 2013

UNAM
Instituto de Investigaciones Sociales (ISS)
Congreso de Migración

(29) Vulnerabilidad ambiental y social en la migración inducida ambientalmente

 

20-21June 2013

University of Agder, Norway
International Conference
Climate Change and Security at the Crossroads:
Pathways to Conflict or Cooperation?

(30)

(31) Climate change, migration and security from
a local view and with a gender perspective

Panel Session, University of Adger
(32) Conflict or cooperation on climate change?

 

17 June 2013

México D.F.
UNAM
Unidad de Seminarios
Fundación Ramón Beteta Quintana A.C.,

(33) El Plan Nacional de Desarrollo ante una «gran» Seguridad

 

6-8 June 2013

Acapulco, Guerrero, Mexico,
III Encuentro Internacional de Investigación en Estudios de Género

(35)

 

7 June 2013

Acapulco, Guerrero, Mexico,
III Encuentro Internacional de Investigación en Estudios de Género

(36) Cambio climático, riesgos y vulnerabilidades desde
una perspectiva de género

 

4 June 2013

Cuernavaca, Morelos,
CRIM, UNAM, Auditorio
Foros participativos:
Hacia la construcción ciudadana de una Ley de Desarrollo Social
para el estado de Morelos

(37) FORO 1: Visiones Locales y Regionales del Desarrollo Social Sustentable

 

4 June 2013

Cuernavaca, Morelos,
CRIM, UNAM, Auditorio
Foros participativos:
Hacia la construcción ciudadana de una Ley de Desarrollo Social
para el estado de Morelos

(38) Vulnerabiliad social y ambiental

 

27 May 2013

México D.F.,
CCA, UNAM
PUMA-UNAM- PINCC-UNAM, members of IPCC

(39) Seguridad Humana y Cambio Climático

 

16 May 2013

Consejo de Cuenca del Río Balsas:
Comité de Cuenca del Río Yautepec: 5ª Sesión Ordinaria
Dr. Ignacio Sánchez Cohen, INIFAP and Dr. Úrsula Oswald Spring

(40) Análisis de una cuenca hidrológica y su modelación

 

10 April, 2013

Mexico D.F.,
Cámara de Diputados, LXII Legislatura, H. Congreso de la Unión

(41) Ley sustentable del agua, agua potable y saneamiento en México

 

3-6 April 2013

San Francisco, California, USA
International Studies Association, ISA
Panel 2: Migration Theories and Approaches:
Bringing the Environment

(42) Interpreting Environmentally- and Climate Induced Migration in Mexico

 

3-6 April 2013

San Francisco, California, USA
International Studies Association, ISA
Panel 3: Theories of Sustainability Transition:
Perspectives from Europe and Latin America

(43) Sustainable transition from bottom-up with a gender perspective.
Cultural transition changes

 

2 April 2013

San Francisco, California, USA
International Studies Association, ISA
ISA Sponsored Workshop
Sustainability Transition with Sustainability Peace:
Policy Initiatives of Governments and International Organizations

(44) Sustainability Transition: Case of a River Basin in Mexico

 

13 March 2013

Mexico City
Cámara de Diputados, LXII Legislatura, H. Congreso de la Unión,
conferencia magistral

(45) Situación del agua en México

 

4 March 2013

Mexico City
UNAM
Fac. de Arquitectura
Teatro Carlos Lozo

(46) Gestión sustentable del agua

 

25-27 February 2013

Bonn, Germany

UNU-EHS

"Perspectives on Loss & Damage:
Society, Climate Change, and Decision Making”
Location: UN Campus in Bonn, Germany

26 February 2013

Loss and damages

 

20 February 2013

Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico
Consejo Ciudadano de Desarrollo Social, 20 de febrero,
conferencia magistral

(47) Gestión socio-ambiental sustentable del Río Yautepec

 

20 February 2012

Mexico City, D.F.

Coloquio: Política, Economía y Gestiòn del Agua en México
IIEc, Red del Agua, CRIM, IG, II, CIGA, FCPyS, FE-UNAM

El Agua como Factor Crítico del Desarrollo Regional

 

2012

OMS,OPS
Roundtable on Environmental Health Sciences, Research, and Medicine

Perspectives on the Intersection of Sustainable Development, Equity,
and Social Justice: Environmental Perspectives

 

7 December 2012

UAM Rectoría General, México D.F
Tercer Congreso Nacional de la Red Temática del Agua, Conacyt –

Bienvenida y organización del congreso

Soberanía alimentaria ante la crisis socio-ambiental presente

 

6 December 2012

Mexico, D.F., UNAM, CEIICH

Mecanismos que favorecen o dificultan la participación en
los sistemas de estímulo y reconocimiento

Género y estímulos: una meritocracia trunca

 

30 November 2012

CLACSO, México, D.F.

Presentación de Libro:
Cambio Climático, Movimientos Sociales y Políticas Públicas

 

IPRA Global Conference 2012

IPRA Global Conference
‘Peace and Justice in a Globalized World: Opportunities & Challenges’
Tsu City, Mie University, Japan

24-28 November 2012

Plenary 1: ‘A better world is possible: Prof. Dr Ursula Oswald Spring (Mexico),
former President José Ramos-Horta (East Timor, Nobel Peace Laureate, 1995)

Welcome and Introduction to EPC programme

“Leading by obeying”:
An approach based on the Zapatist caracol (shell) model for
peaceful justice in a globalized world: opportunities and challenges

Post-Rio+20: Sustainable Development with Sustainable Peace.
A Challenge for the 21st Century

Sustainable Peace during a Sustainable Transition

 

9 November 2012

CLACSO, México, D.F., Casa de la Imprenta

Cambio climático, movimientos sociales y políticas públicas en America Latina

Presentacio del libro de Julio Postigo et al.

 

6 November 2012

Tlayacapan, Mor., Mexico

Presidencia municipal

Modelo matemático de riesgos en la Cuenca del rio Yautepec

 

23-26 October 2012

Buenos Aires, Argentina

IPCC, Working Group II. 3rd Lead Author Meeting

 

22 October 2012

Buenos Aires, Argentina

IPCC, Pre-Session Workshop

Extreme Events in Latin America and Social Vulnerability

 

16-17 October 2012

PINCC,UNAM, México D.F
Seminario Nacional de Investigación en Cambio Climático

Soberanía alimentaria ante la crisis socio-ambiental presente

Retos de la seguridad alimentaria y superación de la
vulnerabilidad social ante el cambio climático en México

 

8 October 2012

Bonn, Germany

UNU-EHS,
Climate Change

Climate change, social vulnerability and resilience

Bonn, Germany

Deutsche Welle

From social vulnerability to building resilience
in the context of climate adaptation

 

5 October 2012

Cuernavaca, Mor., Mexico
Instituto Federal Electoral, Curso modular

Conciliación noviolenta de conflictos

 

4 October 2012

Cuernavaca, Mor., Mexico
Instituto Federal Electoral, Curso modular

Derechos humanos y paz

 

30 September 2012

Mexico, D.F.

FCPS UNAM
Género y Cambio ambiental

Seguridad de salud

 

26 September 2012

Cuernavaca, Mor., Mexico

PUMA – CRIM – UNAM

Género, salud y cambio climatico

 

22 September 2012

Atlacholoaya, Mor.. Mexico
Universidad Campesina del Sur

Agricultura orgánica y organización social

 

19 September 2012

Comisión de Derechos Humanos del Distrito Federal, México D.F.
Foro Seguridad Humana: Una apuesta imprescindible Mesa 1:
Reflexiones y perspectivas teóricas de la Seguridad Humana

Historia de la seguridad humana y reconceptualización de la seguridad

 

17 September 2012

México D.F.

Foro de Intercambio de lecciones aprendidas y recuperación de
aprendizaje sobre participación social en la gestión de cuencas

Cuenca del Río Yautepec

Gestión socio-ambiental participativa en la cuenca del río Yautepec

 

10-13 September 2012

Yautepec, Morelos, Mexico

UNAM/CRIM and AFES-PRESS Workshop:
Fourth Sustainability Revolution and Sustainable Peace:
Visions and Strategies for Long Term Transformative Change to
Sustainable Development in the 21st Century

Goals of the workshop on sustainability transition
Presentation/Podcast

After Rio+20: Scientific Concepts and Policy.
Context for Sustainable Development and Sustainable Peace:
Two Contested Scientific Concepts and Policy
Goals
Presentation/Podcast

Sustainability Transition in a River Basin in Mexico
Presentation/ Podcast

 

31 August 2012

Guanajuato

Presentación del libro: Retos de la investiga-ción del agua en México

 

27 August 2012

Merida, Yucatan, Mexico

Conciencia de género para superar las amenazas del antropoceno

 

25 August 2012

Tepoztlán
Comité de Cuenca del Río Yautepec

Evaluación de los Avances en el Comité de Cuenca y compromisos cumplidos

 

24 August 2012

Cuernavaca, Morelos

Río Yautepec

Poster del Río Yautepec

 

24 August 2012

Cuernavaca, Mor.
Universidad Campesina del Sur

Salud prevfentiva y cambio climatico,
Conferencia en el modulo sobre Medicina Tradicional

 

21 August 2012

México D.F.
Plan Nacional Hídrico

Agenda del Agua 2030, Plan Nacional Hídrico, Plan Nacional de
Desarrollo y Programación y Presupuesto

 

20 August 2012

Mérida, Yucatán, Mexico
Centro Peninsular en Humanidades y Ciencias Sociales de la UNAM
Coloquio de Ciencia, Género e Intelectualidad

Conciencia de género para superar las amenazas del antropoceno

 

15 August 2012

State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
Consejo Brasileira de Ciencia y Tecnología, Sao Paulo

The IPCC Special Report on Managing the Risks of Extreme Events
and Disasters to Advance Climate Change Adaptation

Disaster Risk Management in the Region of Latin America: Chapters 5 to 8

 

1 August 2012

México D.F.
El Agua un Derecho Humano

Seguridad del Agua y Derechos Humanos

 

24 July 2012

Ejido de Yautepec
Comité de Cuenca del Río Yautepec

El Río Yautepec: retos y riesgos

 

23 July 2012

Cuernavaca, Morelos
Reunión Técnica sobre reforestación con tecnologías modernas

Río Yautepec

 

18-19 July 2012

México D.F.

UNFCCC technical workshop on water and
climate change impacts and adaptation

Climate change impacts on water resources, livelihoods,
related sectors and ecosystems

Session 3: Assessment of climate change impacts on water resources, and on related sectors and ecosystems
presentation one and two

 

22 June 2012

Universidad Autónoma de Morelos, Xochitepec
Desarrollo sustentable

Cambio climático y desarrollo sustentable

 

12-15 June 2012

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Forum on Science, Technology and Innovation for Sustainable Development

Water security

Global Environmental Change and Transition to Sustainability

The IPCC Special Report on Managing the Risks of Extreme Events to
Advance Climate Change Adaptation

 

12-15 June 2012

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Rio +20

The IPCC Special Report on Managing the Risks of Extreme Events to
Advance Climate Change Adaptation

Special Report on Managing the Risks of Extreme Events and Disasters
to Advance Climate Change Adaption (SREX)

 

1 June 2012

México D.F.

Reflexión sobre Rio más 20 Cambio climático y sustentabilidad

 

30 May 2012

Cuernavaca, Mor., Mexico
Centro Regional de Investigaciones Multidisciplinarias
Tendencias contemporáneas de los estudios de género

Conflictos naturales y seguridad de género

 

14 May 2012

El Colegio de México (COLMEX), México D.F.
Seminario sobre cambio climático, agua y medio ambiente

Vulnerabilidad Socio-Ambiental y seguridad del agua

 

7 May 2012

Mexico, D.F.. OECD
Gobernanza del agua

Seguridad del agua en el antropoceno

 

4 May 2012

Colima, Colima, Mexico
Gobierno del Estado de Colima
Un Gobierno Amigable con el Medio Ambiente

Agua, recursos naturales y género en la sustentabilidad

 

26 April 2012

IIEc-UNAM, México D.F.
Huella hídrica

Seguridad del agua

 

25 April 2012

Colima, Colima, Mexico
Universidad de Colima
Coloquio de Género y Medio Ambiente

Agua, género y sustentabilidad

 

25 April 2012

México D.F.
Análisis de la política hídrica en México

Cuencas y acuíferos

 

17 April 2012

Universidad de Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico
Foro de Ciencias, Derechos y Seguridad Humana,
Cátedra de UNESCO sobre la Paz

Seguridad humana en el antropoceno

 

9-10 April 2012

Bogotá, Colombia
2do Congreso Regional SRA-LA, De la Prevención a la Atención

Reducción de Riesgos por Desastres y Resiliencia Social:
Superando la Discriminación, la Vulnerabilidad Social y
los Desastres en el Mundo y México

 

ISA

ISA’s 53rd Annual Convention
San Diego, USA, 1-4 April 2012
Global Governance: Political Authority in Transition

All papers my be downloaded by ISA members at
ISA archives for San Diego Conference in 2012

Panel SD 54: Sunday, 1 April 2012, 4:00 PM - 5:45 PM
Climate Change, Environmental Stress, and
Conflict Sponsor: Environmental Section

Chair

Salehyan, Idean: University of North Texas
   
The PEISOR Model: Global Environmental Change – A Human, Gender and Environmental (HUGE) Security Perspective Focusing on Mexico
  Brauch, Hans Günter: AFES-PRESS
Oswald Spring, Ursula: National University of Mexico
paper
presentation

Panel: MA26: Monday 8:15 AM - 10:00 AM
Climate Change, Environmental Migration,
Sustainable Energy and Security Theory

Chair

Brauch, Hans Günter: AFES-PRESS
Disc.

Schreurs, Miranda: Free University of Berlin
Dalby, Simon: Carleton University

   
Global Environmental Change and Environmental-Induced Migration
  Oswald Spring, Ursula: National University of Mexico
paper
presentation

 

29 March 2012

Chilpancingo, Guerrero
Universidad Autónoma de Guerrero, Posgrado de Ciencias Sociales

Presentación de Libro: Retos de la Investigación del Agua en México

 

28 March 2012

Foro Campesino sobre la Problemática del Campo
Ex-Hacienda de Chinameca
Plan de Ayala para el Siglo XXI: Nuevo Pacto para el Campo

Crisis ambiental y manejo sustentable de los recursos naturales en
el contexto territorial

 

22 March 2012

Lago de Chapala,
Jalisco Red de Investigadores Sociales del Agua

Red Temática del Agua Conacyt. Un esfuerzo colectivo de análisis
presentation one and two

 

17 March 2012

Colima, Colima, Mexico

Presentación de Libro: Retos de la Investigación del Agua en México

 

16 March 2012

Seminario: Género y cambio climático

Género, salud y cambio climático

 

14 March 2012

Cuernavaca

INEGI-UAM, Seminario Internacional de Información, Estadística y
Geografía para el manejo del agua en México,
Rectoría General
Retos de la Investigación del Agua en México

Presentación de Libro]

 

8 March 2012

Mexico, D.F., Mexico, UAM

Cultura sustentable del maíz: una seguridad humana, de género y
ambiental: una gran seguridad

 

8 March 2012

Casa de la Ciencia, UAEM, Cuernavaca
Nacimiento del Maíz, Consideraciones sobre la Biotecnología

Cultura Sustentable del Maíz: una seguridad humana de género y ambiental

 

7 March 2012

Mexico, D.F., Mexico
Sala de Rectoría General de la Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana
Seminario Internacional Información Estadística y Geografía para el mejor manejo

Análisis sistémico del agua

 

7 March 2012

Mexico City
Red de Investigadores Sociales Sobre Agua (Red-ISSA)

Presentación de Libro: Retos de la Investigación del Agua en México

 

5 March 2012

Puebla, Puebla, Mexico
Consejo de Cuencas del Río Balsas, Puebla

Presentación de Libro: Retos de la Investigación del Agua en México

 

1 March 2012

Colima, Colima, Mexico
Museo Universitario Fernando del Paso
Universidad de Colima
Retos de la Investigación del Agua en México

Presentación de Libro

 

29 February 2012

Chapala, Jalisco
2do Congreso de la Red de Investigadores Sociales sobre el Agua

Presentación de Libro: Retos de la Investigación del Agua en México

 

25 February 2012

Institución Universidad de California del Sur (USC), Los Ángeles California
Water Diplomacy on the Ground Water

Diplomacy: A Foreign Policy Imperative

 

23 February 2012

Congreso de Cuencas, México D.F.

Book Launch:
Water Resources in Mexico Retos de la investigación del agua

 

9 February 2012

Las Políticas Públicas del Agua en la Región del Valle de México
FES-Acatlán UNAM - Edo, México

Book Launch -
Presentación de Libro Retos de la investigación del agua

 

9 February 2012

CEIICH, México D.F
Nuevos conceptos de seguridad

Seguridad humana, de género y ambiental: una gran seguridad

 

25 January 2012

Facultad de Ciencias, UNAM, México D.F
Séptimo Seminario de Actualización en Genética: Genética y Salud

Bioética, genética y Salud

 

2011

1 December 2011

Red Temática el Agua, CONACyT (RETAC)
Riviera Maya, Redes Temáticas Conacyt

Evaluación de la Red Temática del Agua, Conacyt

 

29 November 2011

Educar sin excluir: Modelos de aprendizaje,
Conferencia magistral,
Universidad Nacional Pedagógica, Unidad Tlaxcala

Education without exclusion: models of learning

 

24 November 2011

U. de Colima, Conferencia Magistral

Género y Ambiente en la Era del Cambio Ambiental Global [Text 1]

 

November 2011

Políticas públicas en relación a género y ambiente

 

Germany

DGVN

Global Environmental and Climate Change Perspectives from Latin America and Europe (in German)

Prof. Dr. Ursula Oswald Spring
PD Dr. Hans Günter Brauch


Mosbach, Thursday, 27 October 2011

Mosbach

Announcement, Rhein-Neckar-Zeitung, 19 October 2011 (in German)

Presentation by Prof. Oswald Spring and Dr. Brauch (in German)

Report in Rhein-Neckar-Zeitung (31 October 2011, in German)

Photo Gallery with photos by
Carmen Oesterreich (DHBW) and Ursula Brinkmann (RNZ)

Mosbach Rathaus

Photo by Ursula Brinkmann, RNZ Mosbach

Invitation

DHBW Mosbach

Duale Hochschule Baden-Württemberg, 19:00 Uhr
Studium Generale

Global Environmental and Climate Change
Perspectives from Latin America and Europe (in German)

Prof. Dr. Ursula Oswald Spring (Mexico): Global Environmental Threats: A Perspective from Latin America for a sustainable future (in German)

PD Dr. Hans Günter Brauch (Mosbach): Global climate change, political changes in the Arab world and change in energy policy in Germany: perspective for a sustainable development in the Mediterranean (in German)

Report: DHBW Website (in German)

Announcement on the Website of the Organizer

 

Poland

Tuesday, 25 October 2011

Warsaw

Warsaw School of Economics

The Seminar was held on 25 October 2011, at 17.00, Main Building, Warsaw School of Economics, ul. Niepodległosci 162, Warsaw, Poland

Participants:

Prof. dr hab. Katarzyna Żukrowska, Head, International Security Department, Introduction
PD Dr. habil. Hans Günter Brauch, Reconceptualization of Security in the Early 21st Century
Prof. Dr. Úrsula Oswald Spring, Water and Food Security in the 21st Century

 

Monday, 24 October 2011

Cracow

Cracow University of Economics

Cracow, 24 October 2011, 14.00
Senate Room, Cracow University of Economics, Rakowicka 27

Cracow University

Opening session with the Vice Rector for Scientific Research of the Cracow University of Economics, Prof. Dr. hab. Andrzej Malawski and Prof. Dr. hab. Czeslaw Mesjasz (moderator), PD Dr. hab. Hans Günter Brauch, Free University of Berlin and Prof. Dr. Úrsula Oswald Spring, National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM), Centre for Regional Multidisciplinary Studies (CRIM), Cuernavaca.

Participants:

Assoc. Prof. dr hab. Czesław Mesjasz, Management Process Departmnent, CUE
Dr. habil. Hans Günter Brauch, Free University of Berlin: Reconceptualization of Security in the Early 21st Century
Prof. Dr. Úrsula Oswald Spring, National Autonomous University of Mexico: (UNAM): Water and Food Security in the 21st Century

Photo Gallery

 

Mexico

22 October 2011

YO, Juventud México 2011
Centro Banamex

Cuarta Revolución de Sustentabilidad

 

Germany

Thursday, 20 October 2011, 18:00

Berlin, Foreign Ministry

Programme

Introduction: Dr. Otto Lampe, Representative for United Nations, Foreign Ministry
Moderation:
Dr. Martina Fischer, Deputy director, Berghof Conflict Research, Berlin

Presentation of the volume from the perspective of the editors and authors

Comments from a Scientific Perspective

  • Prof. Dr. Michael Brzoska, Director, IFSH, Excellency Cluster CliSAP, University of Hamburg, head, German Peace Foundation

 

Mexico City, 17 October 2011
UNAM, PINCC

Cambio Climático y Migración Afecta la Securidad Humana [text 6]

 

Dresden, 12-13 October 2011

IWRM

International Conference on
Integrated Water Resources Management

Management of Water in a Changing World:
Lessons Learnt and Innovative Perspectives

Maritim Hotel & International Congress Center

world

13 October, Plenary Session, 9:00-11:00

Úrsula Oswald Spring (National University of Mexico):
Global Environmental Change and Integral Water Resource Management:
Lessons Learnt from a Mexican Perspective

 

5 October 2011

Tlaxcala, Universidad Autónoma de Tlaxcala

Frente al Caos una „Gran“ Seguridad

 

Mexico City, 27 September 2011, 19:00-23:00

Book Launch and Reception at the
German Embassy, Mexico City, 27 September 2011

Coping with Global Environmental Change, Disasters and
Security Threats, Challenges, Vulnerabilities and Risks

Presentations by

Dra. Estela Morales, Coordinadora de Humanidades [Vice Rector], UNAM
Dr. Rodolfo Stavenhagen, Prof. Em., El Colegio de México
Dra. Úrsula Oswald Spring, CRIM-UNAM, editor
Dr. Hans Günter Brauch, Universidad Libre de Berlin, editor

 

Hamburg, Germany, 24-24 September 2011

University Hamburg
KlimaCampus

Limits to the Anthropocene
International Symposium

World

24 September 2011

15:00 Concluding Panel Discussion:
The Anthropocene, Its Limits and the Way Forward

Chair: Mike S. Schäfer, KlimaCampus, University of Hamburg

Participants:

Paul J. Crutzen
Shenggen Fan
Hartmut Graßl
Peter Hennicke
Úrsula Oswald Spring
Christine von Weizsäcker

22 September 2011

18:00 Public Lecture

Paul J. Crutzen, Nobel laureate,
Max Planck Institute for Chemistry, Mainz:
“Climate in the Anthropocene”

Commentary by Úrsula Oswald Spring,
National Autonomous University of Mexico
From the Holocene to the Anthropocene:
Changing Relations Between the Earth and Humankind

 

Mexico City Verbania, Lago Maggiore, Italy,
21 September, 2011

Book Launch by Úrsula Oswald Spring

Hexagon VII

 

Mexico City, World Trade Centre

World Water Forum, UNESCO and Conagua

Cambio climático, organización social,
equidad de género y superación de pobreza

 

25 August, 2011 [CIDHEM]

Cambio climático y Seguridad Nacional

 

24 August, 2011

Mexico City, UNAM, Programa Universitario del Agua
Seguridad de agua y cambio ambiental global

 

Logo WISC

Third World International Studies Conference,
Porto, Portugal from 17-20 August 2011

The World in Crisis:
Revolution or Evolution in the International Community?

Panel: Responding to Climate Change in the Anthropocene:
Security Impacts and a Needed Fourth Sustainable Revolution

Úrsula Oswald Spring
Cultural Change and Fourth Sustainable (Green) Revolution

Other papers by

Powerpoint by Hans Günter Brauch:
Implementing Climate Change Commitments:
Sustainability Revolution, Changes in Worldviews and Mindsets

Paul J. Smith:
Geopolitical and security challenges of climate change
for US national security

 

ITSON

28 July 2011

Gestión del agua, conflictos e hidrodiplomacia

Conayct

25 July 2011

Cuernavaca, Las Quintas

Red Temática del Agua (RETAC): Reunión FP7

 

23 July, Mexico City

Fundación Ayú

Los Jóvenes ante el Cambio Climático en México

 

17 June 2011

Yautepec, Casa Ejidal

Mi Río Yautepec:
Gestión socio-ambiental sustentable

 

31 May - 1 June 2011, San Luis Potosí

San Luis

El Papel de la RETAC y sus Tareas en la Investigación del Agua

 

15 May 2011

Quito, Ecuador

Migración Ambiental, Vulnerabilidad y Género en México:
el Caso de Campesinos en el Estado de Morleos

 

29 April 2011

Juitepec, IMTA

Celebración del Día Mundial del Libro en el IMTA

 

Book Launch of

hexagon 5

Mexico City, 28 April, 11:00

Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
Facultad de Ciencias Politícas
Sala Fernanda Benitez

Poster

Speakers/Ponentes

Prof. Dr. Ignacio Carriquiriborde, UNAM, Facultad de Ciencias Politícas
Dr. Clemente Rueda, UNAM, Centro de Ciencias de la Atmósfera
Prof. Dr. Ursula Oswald Spring
Adj. Prof. Hans Günter Brauch (version Español, English version)

Moderatora: Prof. Dr. Bodek Stavenhagen

 

31 March 2011

UNAM

Mexico City

UNAM

Seguridad Humana, de Género y Ambiental (HUGE)

 

Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM)

psiologica

Launch of the Book

Investigación Feminista, epistemología-metodología y
representaciones sociales

Comment by Úrsula Oswald Spring

 

28 March 2011

Mexico City

IIEc-UNAM

Desastres, Cambio Ambiental Global y Vulnerabilidad Social

 

25 March 2011

Mexico City

IIEc-UNAM

Seguridad o Soberanía Alimentaria: Un Reto para el Futuro

IIEc-UNAM

conacytretac

La Red Temática del Agua (RETAC) frente a la Cultura del Agua

 

23 March 2011

New York, United Nations

UNONY

Book Launch, 1:15 - 2:45
United Nations Headquarters,

44th and 1st Avenue, Conference Room 8

Website of UNU-ONY for additional information

Website of AFES-PRESS for full event documentation and background texts

Text of Speeches and TV Podcasts

Speech by Úrsula Oswald Spring and Podcast

Speech by Hans Günter Brauch and Podcast

Photo Gallery

 

Montreal, Canada

ISA Annual Convention 2011

Montreal, Quebec, Canada, March 16-19,
2011 Global Governance: Political Authority In Transition

Panel with a Book Launch

WB63: Wednesday, 16 March, 10:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Panel: Coping with Global Environmental Change, Disasters and Security:
Threats, Challenges, Vulnerabilities and Risks

Hans Günter Brauch: Introduction (Powerpoint)

Ursula Oswald Spring: National University of Mexico: Towards a Fourth Green Revolution
PowerpointPaper on ISA websiteBook chapter at SpringerLinkBibliography

Photo Gallery

Website of AFES-PRESS for full event documentation and background texts

 

15 March 2011

Programme for ISA workshop at Montreal

Sheraton Le Centre Hotel, Salon 3, 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Gendered Peace: The Problematique of Gender Analyses in Peace Research

Ursula Oswald Spring: National University of Mexico:

Human, Gender and Environmental Security: A HUGE security

 

Ottawa, Canada

14 March 2011

Department og Geography

The Department of Geography and Environmental Studies,
the Centre for European Studies (European Union Centre of Excellence)
at Carleton University,
and the British High Commission in Ottawa

Monday, March 14th, 2011, 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
British High Commission, 80 Elgin Street, Ottawa

Book Launch & Reception

Powerpoint Presentation by

Úrsula Oswald Spring, CRIM - UNAM, Cuernavaca

TextPowerpoint

Hans Günter Brauch, Free University of Berlin, Co-editor

Website of AFES-PRESS for full event documentation and background texts

 

14 March, 1:30 – 3:00 p.m.l, A220 Loeb

Department og Geography

Department of Geography and Environmental Studies and
Centre for European Studies (European Union Centre of Excellence)

Invitation Flyer

Seminar on
Environmental Change, Security and Migration:
Towards Sustainable Transformation

Presented By

Dr. Úrsula Oswald Spring
Research Professor, Centro Regional de Investigaciones Multidisciplinarias
CRIM - UNAM, Cuernavaca

Migration: A Complex Analytical Process

Dr. Hans Günter Brauch
Chairman, Peace Research and European Security Studies (AFES-PRESS)
Mosbach, Germany
Editor, Hexagon Series on Human, Environmental Security and Peace

Global Environmental Change
Environmental Hotspots in North Africa and in Mexico
Proactive Policies towards a Sustainabe Transformation:
A DESERTEC Vision for North America & NAFTA

 

8 March 2011

conacytretac

Mexico City, CONACYT

¿Qué es la La Red Temática del Agua (RETAC)?
Objetivos de la Reunión de Concertación

7 March 2011

Cuernavaca, CRIM-UNAM

Ambiente y Sociedad:
Estrategias Multidisciplinarias de Investigación de Migración
Ambiental y Vulnerabilidad Socio-Ambiental

 

4 March 2011

Monterrey

Monterrey

Seguridad Humana, de Género y Ambiental:
Una Gran (HUGE) Seguridad

 

4 March 2011

UNAM

Mérida

Aqua y Vulnerabilidad Social:
Retos de la RETAC ante el Cambio Ambiental y Global

 

2 March 2011

Navarro

Homenaje al Maestro Raúl Béjar Navarro

 

24 February 2011

Universidad Autónoma de Tlaxcala

Cambio Climático y Seguridad Ambiental

 

23 February 2011

Senado

Senado de la República

Cambio Climatico y Recursos Hidricos

 

11 February 2011

CRIM

TEMIXCO, CIE- UNAM

Seguridad del Agua y Cambio Climático

 

IHDP Update Issue 1, 2011

HUMAN HEALTH AND GLOBAL ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGE

Ursula Oswald Spring

Towards a sustainable
health policy in the anthropocene

 

In June 2010 Ursula Oswald Spring was chosen by the IPCC
as a lead author of
chapter 12 on Human Security
of Working Group II on Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability
of the IPCC’s Fifth Assessment Report

 

2010

26 November 2010

CIDHEM y Casa de la Ciencia,
CEECYT, Casa de la Ciencia, Cuernavaca, Mor

Úrsula Oswald Spring

Hacia una Cuarta Revolución Sustentable

 

25 November 2010

Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana,
Procuraduría Ambiental y del Ordenamiento Territorial (POAT),
Observatorio Ciudadano de la Ciudad de México (OCCM),
Casa Rafael Galván

Encuentro Justicia Ambiental: conflictos territoriales y ambientales

Úrsula Oswald Spring

Recursos naturales, género y conflictos [39]

 

23 November 2010

Puerta Vallarta

Conacyt: Avances y Cooperación 2010,
Reunión científica de las Redes temáticas del Conacyt

Úrsula Oswald Spring

Red Temática del Agua

 

17 November 2010

Brussels, Belgium

Commission Women & Development,
Directorate-General for Development Cooperation,
FPS Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation

Úrsula Oswald Spring

Human, gender and environmental security (HUGE)

 

31 October - 4 November 2010

Hamilton, Canada
UNU-INWEH and GECHH

Úrsula Oswald Spring

Can Health be Securitized? Global Environmental Change and Health

 

21-22 October

Stuttgart, Germany

2. Stuttgarter FORUM (Programm)
für Entwicklung, Migration weltweit und Impluse für Entwicklung

Úrsula Oswald Spring

Migration und Klimawandel. Der Fall Mexiko [33]
(Speech in working Group)

Interview with Südwestdeutscher Rundfunk (Podcast)

SWR International in cont.ra
Schwerpunkt: Zweites Stuttgarter Forum für Entwicklung 1. Migration weltweit - Impulse für Entwicklung (Utku Pazarkaya) 2. Eine Milliarde Umweltflüchtlinge? Migration und Klimawandel (Gespräch mit Prof. Ursula Oswald Spring, Nationale Autonome Universität Mexiko, UNAM) 3. Bilanz: Projekt "Vielfal... Datum: 22.10.2010 15:12 • Größe: 11.2 MB

9-15 October

Brussels, Belgium

World March of Women

Úrsula Oswald Spring

Climate change, gender and resource conflicts
Natural Resources and the Risk of international Wars

 

5 October 2010

Mexico City
UNAM, Auditorio de Humanidades

Secretaría de la Marina y Facultad de Ciencias Políticas

Seminario internacional: ¿Seguridad Amplia o Militarización?

Úrsula Oswald Spring

Conferencista Magistral de Inauguración

¿Seguridad Amplia o Militarización?
Rumbo a una Agenda de Seguridad Nacional para México

 

2 October 2010

Semarnat-INE, Auditorio, CRIM-UNAM

Úrsula Oswald Spring

Crisis en las fuentes de abastecimiento de agua potable,
cambio climático y vulnerabilidad social

 

24 September 2010

UAEM, Facultad de Psicología
Foro de Psicología Ambiental

Úrsula Oswald Spring

Ponente Magistral de Clausura,

Cambio climático y vulnerabilidad social:
un reto para las generaciones nuevas y
la investigación humanitaria

 

22 September 2010

Suprema Corte de Justicia, Cuernavaca, Morelos

Úrsula Oswald Spring

Culturas de Paz y Negociaciones de Conflictos

 

21 September 2010

Cuernavaca, CIDHEM
2010: crisis ambiental global y biodiversidad

Úrsula Oswald Spring

Morelos del holoceno al antropoceno:
crisis ambiental global y biodiversidad [25]

 

7 September 2010

Mérida, Yucatan
Primera Reunión Nacional de la Red de Ecosistemas

Úrsula Oswald Spring

Conferencia Magistral (Keynote Speech)
Red Temática del Agua: RETAC [24]

 

23-25 August 2010

Segundo Congreso Internacional de la
Red Temática del Agua RETAC

Úrsula Oswald Spring

Conferencia Magistral (Keynote Speech):
Seguridad de Agua ante el Cambio Climático

Vulnerabilidad Social en Eventos Hidro-meteorológios Extremos:
Comparación entre los Huracanes Stan y Wilma

 

6-10 July 2010, in Sydney, Australia

International Peace Research Association

Communicating Peace

Lectures by
Prof. Dr. Ursula Oswald Spring (Mexico)

Presentations in Commission Sessions

Securitizing soil: a sustainable peace action

A widening and deepening understanding of gender security [21]

Human, gender and environmental security to deal with
new climate risks and gender vulnerability

Water as a Right and Environmental Need

Presentations in Plenary Sessions

Friday, 9 July 2010 (morning session)
Sustainable Peace for Coping with Global Environmental Change

Podcasts of the IPRA Plenary Sessions
Free Preview of the Session of the Plenary Session of 8 July 2010

Friday, 9 July 2010 (evening session)
IPRA Book launch:
Hexagon book series and the Global Environmental and
Human Security Handbook for the Anthropocene (GEHSHA)

The Fourth Green Revolution

 

Malaysia

30 June – 2 July 2010

Guest professorship at the Science University of Malaysia (USM), Penang
Center for Global Sustainability Studies (CGSS)


Lectures by
Prof. Dr. Ursula Oswald Spring (Mexico)

Food Security in the Anthropocene:
A Challenge for Policy Facing Global Environmental Change

Water as an Environmental Security Issue

28 June – 30 June 2010

Programme of Guest professorship at the

28 June

UKM: Roundtable Discussion: Globalisation and Environmental Challenges: Reconceptualising Security in the 21st Century

Programme

Speakers:

PD Dr. Hans Günter Brauch, FU Berlin, AFES-PRESS, Mosbach, Germany
Prof. Dr. Ursula Oswald Spring,
UNAM-CRIM, Cuernavaca, Mor., Mexico

UKM (IKON) Book Launch:
Facing Global Environmental Change: Environmental, Human, Energy, Food, Health and Water Security Concepts

Moderator: Emeritus Prof. Dato’ Dr. Abdul Rahman Embong,
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia IKMAS Principal Research Fellow

Speakers: PD Dr. Hans Günter Brauch, FU Berlin, AFES-PRESS, Mosbach, Germany
Prof. Dr. Ursula Oswald Spring, UNAM-CRIM, Cuernavaca, Mor., Mexico

Laudator: Prof. Dr. K.S. Nathan, Institute für USA Studies, IKON, UKM

Book Launch (Animation)

Photo Gallery

 

30 June 2010

UKM, Institute of Malaysian and International Studies (IKMAS), Seminar

Sustainable Peace for Coping with Global Environmental Change

 

29 June 2010, 12.00-1.00

Centre for Gender Research

Úrsula Oswald Spring

Gender and Security in the 21st Century

 

22 June 2010

Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana, Azcapotzalco
1er Seminario Internacional Desarrollo Local Sustentable
con Visión Multidisciplinaría, Conferencia Magistral

Úrsula Oswald Spring

La seguridad del agua en el ámbito local

 

Geneva, IPCC, 17-19 May 2010

Managing the Risks of Extreme Events and Disasters
To Advance Climate Change Adaptation (SREX)

Personal Powerpoint Presentation of Úrsula Oswald Spring
(representing only the views of the author)

Hurricane Stan and Wilma in Mesoamerica:
Central America and Mexico

IV Congreso Internacional de Estudios Territoriales
Merida, Spain, 10-14 May 2010

Taller: Reconceptualizar la seguridad:
Segurdiad Humana, de Género, Ambiental, de Agua, Alimentaria

Mexico City, 2 – 5. May 2010

Foro Social Mundial,

Panel General de Economía Feminista y Economía Solidaria

Úrsula Oswald Spring

SEGURIDAD HUMANA, DE GÉNERO Y AMBIENTAL

Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA,

26-30, April 2010, Guest Lectures on:

27 April, Auditorium Neil Armstrong

International Programs in Agriculture

Úrsula Oswald Spring

Key Note Speech:
Global Challenges of the XXI Century: Food Vulnerability,
Climate Change and Sustainability


28 April, Gender Studies

Gender Security: A HUGE Challenge

Water Security and Water Research in Mexico

Food Security and Sustainable Development

Environmental Forced Migration: The Mexican Case [5c]

Tepozltan, 17 April 2010

Úrsula Oswald Spring
La Seguridad Humana y Otras Seguridades E Inseguridades
Abstract/Powerpoint


Cuernavaca, UNAM/CRIM, 15 April 2010

Úrsula Oswald Spring

Vulnerabilidad de género ante los retos del cambio ambiental global

See the presentation/Ver presentación

Listen to podcast/Escuchar conferencia

Paris , 29 March - 2 April 2010

Lectures in the

The Master of Public Affairs (MPA)

Shahrbanou Tadjbakhsh and Hitomi Kubo
Human Security Concentration Overview Course

Friday, 2 April 2010, 10.15 – 12.15 and 12.30-14.30
Part 1: Food and Water Security with Food Sovereignty
Part 2: Global Change and Health Security

THE MASTER OF PUBLIC AFFAIRS

Book launch

Thursday, 1 April 2010, 15.00 - 16.30

Flyer of Invitation in English

Moderator: Chris Brooks, Associate Director for Community Relations

Speakers:

PD Dr. Hans Günter Brauch, FU Berlin, UNU-EHS, Bonn; AFES-PRESS, Mosbach
Prof. Dr. Ursula Oswald Spring, UNAM-CRIM, Cuernavaca, Mor., Mexico, UNU-EHS

 

NEW ORLEANS , LA, USA , FEBRUARY 17-20, 2010

THEORY VS. POLICY?
CONNECTING SCHOLARS AND PRACTITIONERS

Panel, Wednesday, 17 February WA 5, 8.30-10.15

Peace and Security in the Anthropocene
Sponsor(s): Theory vs. Policy? Connecting Scholars and Practitioners

Chair Hans Günter Brauch, Free University of Berlin and AFES-PRESS
Discussant: Ronnie Lipschutz, University of California, Los Angeles

8.30-8.35: Chair Hans Günter Brauch, AFES-PRESS:. Introduction and presentation of the speakers

Impacts of Desertification, Land Degradation and Drought (DLDD) on Security Policy in the Anthropocene
8.35-8.50: Hans Günter Brauch
, Free University of Berlin and AFES-PRESS

Assessing and Preventing Climate Conflicts and Security Risks
8.50-9.05: Jürgen Scheffran: University of Hamburg, Geography/KlimaCampus

The Bottom Billion and Climate Change
9.05-9.20: Nils Petter Gleditsch: International Peace Research Institute,
Oslo , Halvard Buhaug: International Peace Research Institute, Oslo,
Åshild Falk: International Peace Research Institute, Oslo.

Towards Sustainable Peace in the Anthropocene
9.20-9.35: Ursula Oswald Spring: National University of Mexico 

9.35-9.50: Discussant: Ronnie Lipschutz, University of California, Los Angeles
9.50-10.15: Discussion

The four powerpoint presentations may be viewed and downloaded here.

The academic papers are available for ISA members only at the ISA paper archives website at: by going to this website of Allacademic.
You must login with your Email address registered by ISA.

 

2009

10 December, Bern, Switzerland

swisspeace

Book launch of the volume:
Facing Global Environmental Change:
Environmental, Human, Energy, Food, Health & Water Security Concept
Hexagon Book Series, No. IV (Berlin-Heidelberg: Springer, 2009)

11:00-13:00 Uhr with presentations, laudatio, discussion and a reception
Swisspeace, Sonnenbergstrasse 17, Bern


11:15 Presentation of the book series and of the volume (Hans Günter Brauch)
11:30 Facing global environmental and climate change (Ursula Oswald Spring)

Interview with Prof. Dr. Oswald Spring, 10.12.2009 with Swiss Radio
DRS4 News (Podcast)


Photos by Lukas Krienbühl, Swisspeace, Bern

 

9 December, Zürich, Switzerland

Public Lecture, ETH, North-South Centre

Environmentally forced migration and drought in Mexico
Prof. Dr. Úrsula Oswald Spring, National University of Mexico
Wednesday, 9 December 2009, 16:00 – 17:00 h

ETH Zurich, Rämistrasse 101, HG F 33.1
Programme flyer

 

30 November, Berlin, Germany [in German]

Conference flyer

Programme

Press Release

Prof. Dr. Úrsula Oswald Spring, National University of Mexico
Migrantinnen zwischen mehr Lebens-
chancen und größerer Ausbeutung


25 November, Mexico City, Mexico

Presentación de libro: Reconceptualizar la seguridad en el siglo XXI
Úrsula Oswald Spring y Hans Günter Brauch (editores)


 

19 November, Hamburg, Hamburg University, Germany

Climate Change, Social Stress and Violent Conflict
State of the Art and Research Needs

International Conference, KlimaCampus, Hamburg University,
November 19 & 20, 2009

13:30 – 15:00 Parallel session 1 (Grindelberg 5, room 008)
Three appearances by Úrsula Oswald Spring:
A. Environmentally induced migration and population dynamics

Presentation: Climate-induced migration as a security risk and a threat for conflict in Mexico

18:15 – 19:15 Book presentation (ZMAW, Bundesstr. 53, seminar room):
Facing Global Environmental Change:
Environmental, Human, Energy, Food, Health & Water S
ecurity Concept
Hexagon Book Series, No. IV (Berlin-Heidelberg: Springer 2009)
With contributions by: Jürgen Scheffran (Welcome),
Hans Günter Brauch and Úrsula Oswald Spring (Editors),
Heinz-Dieter Jopp (Commentator, Laudator, Critic)
Photos by Felix Bayode Olorunfemi, Ibadan, Nigeria

19:30 Public panel discussion (ZMAW, Bundesstr. 53, room 022/23)
How stable are human societies to climate change?
Úrsula Oswald Spring (CRIM-UNAM, National University of Mexico)

Interview with Tageschau, 19.11.2009, 16.00 News
ARD, First German National Public Television Station

 

November, 8-14, Panama City, Panama,
Meeting of Lead Authors of a Special IPCC Report on Disasters


Presentation by Úrsula Oswald Spring
:
Managing the Risks of Extreme Events and Disasters to
Advance Climate Change Adaptation: The Mexican Case


7 November, Universidad de Franca, Brazil,
Global Change and Human Health
1 November, Mexico City, Mexico

Foro de Políticas Públicas del Agua, PUMAGUA
Desarrollo de Capacidades

 

14 October, Mexico City, Mexico
Miércoles 14 de Octubre de 10:00 a 13:00 horas
SALÓN 1 DEL POSGRADO FCPS

 UNAM
El Programa de Posgrado en Ciencias Políticas y Sociales y el
Seminario Permanente de Estudios Prospectivos a través del
Proyecto PAPIME Inteligencia Prospectiva.
CONFERENCIA Y PRESENTACIÓN DEL LIBRO
“RECONCEPTUALIZAR LA SEGURIDAD EN EL SIGLO XXI”

CON LA PRESENCIA DE
Dr. Hans Günter Branch
de la Universidad Libre de Berlín
Dra. Ursula Oswald Spring
del CRIM UNAM UNU-EHS
Presentación


25 September
Viernes 25 de Septiembre, 20.00 – 21.00
Cuernavaca, Morelos, México
Televisión Canal Tres, Cuernavaca
Entrevista con la Dra. Úrsula Oswald
sobre el libro:
Reconceptualizar la seguridad en el siglo XXI

Viernes 25 de Septiembre



Presentación de Ursula Oswald Spring
Seguridad alimentaria versus soberanía alimentaria en
tiempos de los biocombustibles

 

23 September, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Miércoles 23 de Septiembre
Buenos Aires, Argentina,
Universidad San Salvador, Facultad de Ecología
Presentación de la Dra. Úrsula Oswald sobre el libro
Nuevas Problemáticas Ambientales


22 September, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Martes 22 de Septiembre
Buenos Aires, Argentina,
Universidad Belgrano, Facultad de Derecho,
Especialización Derecho Ambiental
Presentación de la Dra. Úrsula Oswald sobre el libro
Cambio Ambiental Global, Seguridad Alimentaria y
de Agua en América Latina

 

América Latina buscando el camino hacia una Paz Sostenible.
Herramientas y aportes 

6-8 September

Cocoyoc, Morelos, México

Evaluación de las Redes Temáticas del CONACYT

Red de Investigación de Agua en México, CONACYT
Cooperación y Evaluación:
Agosto/Septiembre 2009


17-20 de agosto, 2009, Torreón,

Simposium: Manejo comparado de cuencas hidrológicas; incertidumbre climática, vulnerabilidad ecológica y
conflicto social

Presentación de Ursula Oswald Spring

 Cambio Climático y Conflicto Social:
Geopolítica, Diplomacia y Guerra por Agua

 

19 September 2009

12m Conferencia Magistral de cierre del congreso.

Cambio ambiental global, seguridad alimentaria y
de agua en América Latina

a cargo de la doctora Úrsula Oswald. México

17 September 2009

  6:00pm  Presentación del libro
Reconceptualizar la Seguridad en el Siglo XXI
de la Dra. Úrsula Oswald

1 September 2009

Cuernavaca, Mexico – Mosbach, Germany
Publication of this Spanish Book

Press Releease (70th Anniversary of the Outbreak of World War II)
Reconceptualization of Security in the 21st Century

Noticia de la prensa

Úrsula Oswald Spring y Hans Günter Brauch

Reconceptualizar la
Seguridad en el Siglo XXI

(Mexico D.F., Cuernavaca, Mexico: UNAM/CRIM/CEIICH/CCA
— Mosbach, Germany: AFES-PRESS, 2009)

ISBN 878-392-69-7578-0 888 pages

Book Launch in Mexico

1 September 2009
Cuernavaca, Morelos, México

Sala Manuel M. Ponce, Jardín Borda, Cuernavaca, Morelos

Reconceptualizar la seguridad en el siglo XXI
Úrsula Oswald Spring y Hans Günter Brauch (Editores )

 

Germany

Munich , 29 July 2009, 7-10 pm [in German only]

Climate Change, Water Scarcity and Combating Desertification:
A Huge Challenge for Human, Gender and Envronmental Security

Presentations by Úrsula Oswald Spring


Stuttgart , 24 July 2009, 6-8pm [in Germany only]

Climate Change, Water Scarcity and Combating Desertification:
A Threat to Human Security and Electricity from the Sahara

Presentations by Úrsula Oswald Spring

 

Podcast at UNU-ONY
Interview of Dr. Jean-Marc Coicaud, director, UNU-ONY,
with Úrsula Oswald Spring and Hans Günter Brauch

Interviews of Ms. Sydney Kinnear, UNU-ONY with
Úrsula Oswald Spring
and Hans Günter Brauch

United States of America

United Nations, New York, Friday, 15 May 2009


Prof. Dr. Úrsula Oswald Spring at the Entrance of the UN Headquarters

Live from the CSD

Stakeholders Forum on Sustainable Development -
BBC World Services Trust

Interview with Lucy Malenky ( Kenya) and Úrsula Oswald Spring ( Mexico)

Second Side Event at the 17 th Session of UN-CSD

United Nations, New York, Thursday, 14 May, 6.15-7.45
United Nations Headquarters, 46 th Street and 1 st Avenue, Conference Room 2

Launching of the UNCCD Report
Grounding Security – Securitizing the Ground

Hans Günter Brauch
Úrsula Oswald Spring

UNCCD, May 2009

Securitizing the Ground-
Grounding Security

Download
English version

Úrsula Oswald Spring
Hans Günter Brauch

UNCCD, May 2009

Seguritizar la Tierra
Aterrizar la Seguridad

Download
Spanish version

Powerpoint Presentation by
Hans Günter Brauch and Úrsula Oswald Spring

From left to right: Dr. Hans Günter Brauch (Germany), chairman, AFES-PRESS; Free University of Berlin, UNU-EHS, Bonn; Prof. Dr. Úrsula Oswald Spring (Mexico), UNAM-CRIM, Cuernavaca; UNU-EHS, Bonn; Dª. Alicia Villauriz Iglesias ( Spain), Secretary General of Rural Affairs, Ministry of Environment and Rural Affairs, Madrid; Mr. Luc Gnacadja ( Benin), Executive Director, UNCCD, Bonn; Mr. Marcos Montoiro (Spain), Awareness Raising, Communication and Education Unit , UNCCD, Bonn. Photo by: Mr. Sergio Zelaya (Honduras), Policy and Advocacy on Global Issues and Platforms, UNCCD, Bonn.

Podcast

Photo Gallery of UNCCD Events in New York

From left to right: Prof. Dr. Úrsula Oswald Spring ( Mexico), UNAM-CRIM, Cuernavaca; UNU-EHS, Bonn; Dª. Alicia Villauriz Iglesias ( Spain), Secretary General of Rural Affairs, Ministry of Environment and Rural Affairs, Madrid. Photo by: Mr. Sergio Zelaya ( Honduras), Policy and Advocacy on Global Issues and Platforms, UNCCD, Bonn.

First Side Event at the 17 th Session of UN-CSD

New York , Monday, 11 May, 1.15-2.45
United Nations Headquarters, 44th and 1st Avenue, Conference Room 7

Presentation by Úrsula Oswald Spring

From left to right: Prof. Dr. Úrsula Oswald Spring (Mexico), UNAM-CRIM, Cuernavaca; UNU-EHS, Bonn; Dr. Hans Günter Brauch (Germany), chairman, AFES-PRESS; Free University of Berlin, UNU-EHS, Bonn; Mr. Achim Steiner (Germany), Under Secretary General of the United Nations, Executive Director of UNEP, Nairobi; Dr. Jean-Marc Coicaud (France), director, UNO-ONY, New York.

Event documentation of UNU-ONY

Event page of AFES-PRESS

Podcast at UNU-ONY

Interview of Dr. Jean-Marc Coicaud, director, UNU-ONY,
with Úrsula Oswald Spring and Hans Günter Brauch

Interviews of Ms. Sydney Kinnear, UNU-ONY with
Úrsula Oswald Spring and Hans Günter Brauch

From left to right: Ms. Sydney Kinnear (USA), Junior Professional, UNU-ONY, New York interviewing Prof. Dr. Ursula Oswald Spring ( Mexico), UNAM-CRIM, Cuernavaca; UNU-EHS, Bonn.

Podcast at the book launch event with USTREAM

Photo Gallery of the Event at UNU-ONY Website

Photo Gallery of the Event at the AFES-PRESS Website

 

Bonn , Wednesday, 29 April 2009, 14.00-15.30

World Conference Centre, 53113 Bonn , Görresstr. 15
,
Room “Süßmuth” at TNT (formerly UNU-EHS)


Book Launch of

Facing Global Environmental Change
Environ­men­tal, Human, Energy, Food, Health and Water Security Concepts
Editors : Hans Günter Brauch, Úrsula Oswald Spring, John Grin, Czeslaw Mesjasz, Patricia Kameri-Mbote, Navnita Chadha Behera, Béchir Chourou, Heinz Krummenacher (Berlin/Heidelberg/New York: Springer, 2009)

Presentation by Úrsula Oswald Spring



29 April 2009, 16.00-17.30

Panel: Responding to Social Challenges of Global Change: Role of Knowledge

Abstracts of session

Presentation by Úrsula Oswald Spring
Global Environmental Change (GEC) and Equity:
A Challenge for Food Sovereignty

29 April 2009, 18.00-20.00, Public Event

World Conference Centre Bonn Plenary Hall

Round Table Global Equity, Local Needs

Presentation by Úrsula Oswald Spring

Time: Tuesday 28 April 11:00 - 12:30

Venue: BMZ Nelson Mandela

Global Change and Human Health: Preparedness and Surveillance

Organised by: ESSP Joint Project on Global Environmental Change and Human Health/ GECHH, IHDP Global Change and Human Health Advisory Group and IGU Commission on Health and the Environment
Convenor: Prof. Mark ROSENBERG (co-Chair, ESSP-GECHH), Dr. Thomas KRAFFT (Chair, IHDP Global Change and Human Health Advisory Group)

Speakers

Susanne WEBER-MOSDORF, Executive Director, WHO Office at the European Union, Brussels,
Prof. Úrsula OSWALD SPRING, Centre for Multidisciplinary Regional Research, UNAM, México (Presentation)
Prof. Xueli E, Dep. of Water Quality Safety, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention ( China CDC),
Prof. Pim MARTENS, Director International Center for Integrated Assessment & Sustainable Development (ICIS), Maastricht University, The Netherlands - Discussants:
Prof. Brij MAHARAJ, University of KwaZulu, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa


Berlin
, Saturday, 25 April 2009

McPlanet.com

Game over - Neustart

Presentation by Úrsula Oswald Spring
Climate Change as a Security Risk


Berlin
, Mittwoch, 22 April 2009, 18.00-19.30
im Besucherzentrum des Auswärtigen Amts

Book Launch

Facing Global Environmental Change
Environmental, Human, Energy, Food, Health and Water Security Concepts

Editors : Hans Günter Brauch, Úrsula Oswald Spring, John Grin, Czeslaw Mesjasz, Patricia Kameri-Mbote, Navnita Chadha Behera, Béchir Chourou, Heinz Krummenacher (Berlin/ Heidelberg/New York : Springer, 2009)

27 March/ 27 de Marzo de 2009

Universidad Marista de Mérida,
Escuela de Administración de Recursos Naturales, Merida, Yucatan
[University Marista of Merida, School of Administration of Natural Resources,
Merida, Yucatan]

Lecture by by Úrsula Oswald Spring in Spanish

Seguridad del Agua: Un Reto ante el Cambio Ambiental Global
[Water Security : A Challenge due to Global Environmental Change]


26 March

UNAM, CRIM; Cuernavaca
Presentation by Úrsula Oswald Spring
Género y Ambiente



5th World Water Forum, 16-22 March 2009

Presentations by Úrsula Oswald Spring

Scientific Network on Water: RETAC, National Council of
Science and Technology (CONACYT)


Thursday, 12 March 2009, Session 56
Human Migration – Geopolitical Conflicts - Climate Security

Presentation by Úrsula Oswald Spring
Geopolitical Conflicts and Social Vulnerability of
Environmental Induced Migration in Mexico


50th ISA Annual Convention, New York, 15-18 February, 2009


Panel, Tuesday, 17 February, 2.15-4.00 pm
Facing Global Environmental Change:
Climate Change, Food Sovereignty and Security in the Anthropocene
Co-sponsorsed by ISA Peace Studies Section with Environmental Studies Section
Presentation by Úrsula Oswald Spring
Food Sovereignty

Panel, Wednesday, 18 February, 8.00-9.45 pm
New Security Concepts and Peacebuilding
Presentation by Úrsula Oswald Spring
HUGE: Human, Gender and Environmental Security

4-6 February 2009/ 4-6 de Febrero 2009
Querétaro, México ,

Primer Encuentro Nacional de las Redes Temáticas CONACYT, Querétaro,
Red de Investigación de Agua en México, CONACYT

[First National Meeting on the Thematic Networks of CONACYT
National Network of Research in Water]


31 January 2009

World Social Forum, Mexico City
Cultural Context to to World Crisis:
Human, Gender and Environmental Security:
The great challenge to human survival
Foro Social Mundia
Contexto Cultural de la Crisis Mundial:
Seguridad Humana, de Género y Ambiental:
Un Gran Reto a la Supervivencia Humana

 

28 January 2009

Cine Morelos, Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico
Enviornmental Security: A Challenge to Human Survival
Cinéma Morelos, Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico
Seguridad Humana: Un Reto a la Supervivencia Humana


21-23 January 2009, Cocoyoc, Morelos, Mexico

Tríptico sobre la Primer Reunión de la Red Temática del Agua:
CONACYT y CRIM-UNAM
Tríptico de la Primera Reunión
Programa definitivo
[First meeting of the Scientific Network on Water (RETAC)
National Council of Science and Technology (CONACYT)]
Seguridad del agua, conflictos e hidro-diplomacia


13 January 2009

"Feria por la Tierra", Palacio de Minería, Mexico D.F.
Seguridad del Agua y Acuíferos en México
[Water Security and Aquifers in Mexico]

 

2008

17 – 20 November 2008

III Congreso Internacional Estudios Territoriales
Acapulco, 17-20 November 2008

Book Presentation by Úrsula Oswald Spring in the plenary session
Presentación del Libro
Reconceptualizar la Seguridad en el Siglo XXI

Presentation by Úrsula Oswald Spring in the session on
gender, territory and equity

El Papel de las Mujeres en el
Desarrollo Territorial Sustentable


Universidad Nacional Pedagógica - National Pedagogical University:
Mexico City, 10-11 November 2008

Exclusión y Discriminación aumentan la Vulnerabilidad Social
Seguridad Humana, Ambiental y de Género incrementan la Equidad


Presentation by Úrsula Oswald Spring in the plenary session:
3-6 November, Mérida, Yucatán

Cambio Climático, Conflictos e Hidropolítica en México


(17 October 2008)
India

Kota , Rajasthan, India, 14-15 October 2008
Reconceptualising Security in the 21st Century :
The South Asian Context

Prof. Dr. Naresh Dadhich, Vice Chancellor Vardhaman Mahaveer Open University (VMOU).
with the first speaker, Prof. Dr. Úrsula Oswald Spring (Mexiko)

Programme

Presentation by Úrsula Oswald Spring:
Richness of Philosophical, Cultural and Religious Diversity
Why Reconceptualizing of Security Matters for the South?

Book Transfer Ceremony in the Office of the
Governor of Rajasthan, H.E. Shri S.K. Singh


Prof. Dr. Naresh Dadhich, Vice Chancellor Vardhaman Mahaveer Open University (VMOU). with the two speakers, Prof. Dr. Úrsula Oswald Spring (Mexiko) and PD Dr. Hans Günter Brauch ( Germany)


Interview with Prof. Oswald in: Hervé Kempf
« La crise écologique, facteur croissant de migrations »,
in: Le Monde, 14 October 2008

13 October 2008

Website on this conference

Prof. Oswald Spring ( Mexico) speaking at the first Panel Discussion:
FRAMING THE ISSUE OF ENVIRONMENTALLY INDUCED MIGRATION

Presentation by Úrsula Oswald Spring in the plenary session:
Gender and Regional Frames for the Processes of
Environmental Induced Migration

Presentation by Úrsula Oswald Spring in a parallel session:
Key Elements of Environmental Induced Migration:
From the Holocene to the Anthropocene


Prof. Oswald Spring ( Mexico) chairing the first Plenary session, 10 October 2008
ASSESSMENT OF CURRENT STATUS OF RESEARCH AND POLICY

  • Mr. Theodoros SKYLAKAKIS, Secretary General , Greek Ministry of Foreign Affairs


15 August 2008

Foro Científico en el Senado de la República,
12 de Agosto de 2008, Ciudad de México

Ursula Oswald Spring

El Maíz en el Contexto del Libre Comercio y
los Cambios Climáticos y Tecnológicos en los últimos 15 Años

.

25 July 2008

Second World Conference on International Studies

Ljubljana , Slovenia , 23-26 July 2008
Friday, 25 July 2008, 4:30-6:00 pm, FD 02
132 Reconceptualising Security in the 21st Century: First Scientific Results

 Paper and Presentation by Ursula Oswald Spring: Security: A HUGE concept


20 July 2008

Ursula Oswald Spring:

Five Presentations during the IPRA General Conference

From Sustainable Development to Sustainable Peace

The World Social Forum and Sustainable Peace – Another World is Possible

Social Vulnerability and Gender Security: a HUGE Challenge

Social Vulnerability and Disasters in México: Challenges for Resiliencebuilding

Conciliation and the Economy of Solidarity in Campeche
with Guatemalan Refugees


15 August 2008

Foro Científico en el Senado de la República,

12 de Agosto de 2008, Ciudad de México

Ursula Oswald Spring

El Maíz en el Contexto del Libre Comercio y
los Cambios Climáticos y Tecnológicos en los últimos 15 Años

.

17 July 2008

Presentations at the book launch event in the

St. Michielskerk, Leuven, Belgium


14 July 2008

Ursula Oswald Spring :

Presentations for the following book launch events

14 July 2008 in Brussels


April 2008

1 April 2008, Berkeley, California, USA

University of California , Berkeley
International and Area Studies, Peace and Conflict Studies

Ursula Oswald Spring

Morning: Climate Change and Social Vulnerability from a HUGE perspective

Afternoon: Climate Change: A Gender Perspective on Global Security


March 2008

26 March 2008, San Francisco, California, USA

Ursula Oswald Spring

Paper presented at the 49 th ISA Annual Convention,
San Francisco , March 26th-29th, 2008

Deepening Security towards Human, Gender and Environmental Security:
A HUGE Concep
t

.

Presentations of the book in Mexico

Hans Günter Brauch, Úrsula Oswald Spring, Czeslaw Mesjasz, John Grin, Pal Dunay, Navnita Chadha Behera, Béchir Chourou, Patricia Kameri-Mbote, P.H. Liotta (Eds.) : Globalization and Environmental Challenges : Reconceptualizing Security in the 21 st Century . Hexagon Series on Human and Environmental Security and Peace, vol. 3 ( Berlin – Heidelberg – New York : Springer-Verlag, 2008).



1 February 2008

Seminario Intedisciplinario Cultura y Sociedad

El hombre y su medioambiente
Secondo ciclo, coordinador : Dr. Luis Tamayo

Cambio climático y sus repercusiones 

Ursula Oswald


2007


29-30 November 7

Congreso Nacional de la Mujer Emprendedora

Fundación 10,000 Mujeres por Morelos, A.C.

Centro de Convenciones Acapulco, Guerrero, México

El Papel de las Mujeres en el Encadenamiento Productivo



23 November 2007

Ciclo de conferencias

2008 AÑO INTERNACIONAL DEL PLANETA TIERRA

Úrsula Oswald Spring

Catedrática sobre Vulnerabilidad Social de las Naciones Unidas. Investigadora del Centro Regional de Investigaciones Multidisciplinarias de la UNAM. Fue la primera Procuradora de Ecología en México. Presidenta de la Asociación Internacional de la Paz y Secretaria General del Consejo Latinoamericano de Investigación para la Paz. Ha recibido numerosos premios, entre ellos por el Mérito Ecológico, Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz, el Internacional de la Cuarta Década de Desarrollo de las Naciones Unidas, el de la Mujer Académica de la UNAM y fue Women of the Year 2000. Autora de 42 libros y más de 300 artículos científicos. Sembró más de 30 millones de árboles. Actualmente, participa en un proyecto internacional sobre nuevos conceptos de seguridad ante el cambio global.

Martes, 20 de Noviembre

Globalización, Cambio Climático, Conflictos y Seguridad

Miércoles, 21 de Noviembre

Agua, Desertifiación e Inundaciones: Vulnerabilidad y Retos Ambientales


16 November 2007:

Groundwork for a New Security Agenda

Thematic Discussion Papers

Brief Thematic Discussion paper:
Climate Change by Úrsula Oswald Spring

11.15-13.00 Working Group Climate Change

Úrsula Oswald Spring

Powerpoint presentation

Background paper


6 November, 2007

University of Mexico, Institute for Research in Anthropology (IIA-UNAM)

Energy and dissipative structures in water research
as seen from the theory of Richard N. Adam
s

26 October 2007

AISEC/ Instituto Nacional Politécnico-UPIICSA,
Corporate Responsibility Day
[International Student Association and National Polytechnic Institute]

Agentes de Cambio, Ética y Responsabilidad
[Agents of Change, Ethics and Responsibility]


24 October 2007

Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México,
Congreso Internacional de Contaduría,
Administración e Informática
[ National University of Mexico,
International Congress of Accounting, Administration and Information ]

Ética y Ambiente: Enfoques Interdisciplinarios
[Ethic and Environment: An Interdisciplinary Approach]


11 October 2007

Universidad Autónoma de la Cuidad de México
[University of Mexico City]

Riesgos y Amenazas Sociales , Ambientales y de Salud de los Organismos Genéticamente Modificados o Transgénicos
[Social, Environmental and Health Risks and Treats of Genetic Modified Organisms]


5 October 2007

Suprema Corte de la Nación
[Supreme Court of Mexico]

Derechos Humanos y Derechos Ambientales:
Los Retos de la Superviviencia de la Humanidad y del Planeta
[Human and Environmental Rights –
Challenges for the Survival of Humankind and the Planet]


4 October 2007

IIEc-UNAM: Seminario de Economía Rural de Ernest Feder
[IIEc-UNAM. Colloqium on Rural Economy in Memory of Ernest Feder]

Desarrollo Rural, Cambio Climático y Desastres (Powerpoint)
[Rural Development, Climate Change and Disasters]

XXVII Seminario De Economía Agrícola (Octubre, 2007)
(28th Seminar on Agricultural Economy)
[IIEc-UNAM. Colloqium on Rural Economy in Memory of Ernest Feder]

Desarrollo Rural, Cambio Climático y Desastres (Paper)
[Rural Development, Climate Change and Disasters]

8 September 2007

Universidad Campesina, Unión de los Pueblos de Morelos
[Farmer’s University, People’s Union of Morelos]

Organismos Genéticamente Modificados o Transgénicos:
¿Una Amenaza a la Soberanía Alimentaria
[Genmodified Organisms or Transgenics – A Challenge for Food Sovereignty]

.

June 2007

Human, Gender and Environmental Security: A HUGE Concept


May 2007

Bottom-up Capacity Building: Women in Family and Business

8-11 of May, 2007, Bonn, Germany

Bottom-up Capacity Building: Women in Family and Business


Bonn Call for Action

 
El Movimiento Campesino ante nuevos Retos: Globalización

UNICAM: Curso de Capacitación: Módulo Retos del Dearrollo

 Cambio Climático y sus Efectos en la Agricultura Mexicana

UNICAM del Sur, Juitepec, Mor. INIFAP, 19 April 2007


Universidad Autónoma de Chapingo/CIESTAAM, Posgrado

Cambio Climático, Futuro de la Agricultura y TLCAN

22 February 2007


Casa del Agrarista

Calentamiento Climático y sus Effectos en la Agricultrua Mexicana

México, D.F. 31 March 2007

21 March 2007

Universidad Autónoma Benemérita de Puebla

Cambio Climático, Desastres
Conflictos por el Agua y Soberanía Alimentaria
20 March 2007

Llamado de Mujeres Campesinas   Mujeres y campesinos en lucha por la soberanía alimentaria Esther Vivas y Xavier Montagut,
23 February 2007
 


Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México, Toluca

Paz, Seguridad, Desarrollo y Cultura
13 March 2007


Universidad Autónoma de Campeche

Cambio Climático, Futuro de la Alimentación y Adaptación
22 February 2007


Día Mundial de la Mujer
Universidad de Chapingo


Desastres, Vulnerabilidad Social y Discriminación de Género Chapingo,
18 March 2007


Palacio de Minería, Feria Internacional del Libro

Presentación del libro
¿Producción y sustentabilidad: un reto imposible? Reseña del libro de Rosario Pérez Espejo, Granjas porcinas y medio ambiente: Contaminación del agua en La Piedad. Michoacán, UNAM, SEMARNAT, PyV, México D.F. 2006
México, D.F. 24 February 2007

Senado de la República

Cambios Climáticos, Desertificación, y Soberanía Alimentaria
16 February 2007


Universidad Autónoma de Chapingo

Género y Soberanía Alimentaria
26 February 2007


Instituto Tecnológico de México, ITAM

Género, identidad y epistemología feminista
15 February 2007


Clark University , USA
Workshop on Cultures of Peace 2006


Human Rights, Human, Gender and Environmental Security
14-15 October 2006


Simposio Internacional sobre Desertificación y Migración
Almería, España, 25-27 de Octubre de 2006

El papel de la mujer en la megalópolis y los suburbios marginales. Seguridad humana, de género y ambiental (HUGE) con ordenamiento territorial, cooperación, desarrollo y gestación de resiliencia como respuestas políticas ante el cambio climático y la desertificación 



Universidad de Buenos Aires

Escasez del agua, cambio climático, calentamiento global, proyecciones en el mundo, América Latina y Argentina
November 2006



Congreso Interdiscipliario de Negociación, Globalización y Ética. Responsabilidad Social Empresaria, Facultad de Agronomía, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina

Problemas Éticos en Conflictos Ambientales
November 2006

Administración y Gestión Responsable del Agua
November 2006


Universidad De Las Américas, Puebla

Riesgos, Desastres, Vulnerabilidad Social y Género
October 2006

Cocoyoc, Morelos
Encuentro Universitario del Agua en la Búsqueda de Orientaciones Estratégicas

Agua: Eficiencia y Equidad
October 2006


International Disaster Reduction Conference, Davos, Switzerland

Risks, resilience, gender and disasters in Mexico
31 August 2006




International Congress of the International Peace Research Association (IPRA), Calgary, Canada

World Social Fora and Food Sovereignty

IPRA-CLAIP
30 July 2006

Water Conflicts in Mexico: The Río Bravo between United States of America and Mexico: A Case for Hydro-Diplomacy
28 July 2007

Peace Research in Latin America: CLAIP
29 July 2007

Consejo Latinoamericano De Investigación Para La Paz (CLAIP) ,
(IPRA)

Informe 2004-2006
Secretaría General de CLAIP
28 July 2006, Calgary, Canada


Universidad Autónoma de Morelos

Culturas De Paz En Un Contexto De Globalización Excluyente
July 2006



Seminario Internacional sobre Globalización y Bioética, Instituto de Investigaciones Jurídicas, UNAM, México, D.F.

Paz y Seguridad en un Mundo Globalizado
1 June 2006

Palacio de Minería

Políticas ante Desastres Naturales
June 2006


El Colegio de Tlaxcala, Dirección General de Ecología

Presentación del libro
El Valor del Agua:
Una Visión Socioeconómica de un Conflicto Ambiental
Tlaxcala, June 2006


Palacio de Minería

Políticas de Alimentación
June 2006




Universidad Autónoma de la Ciudad de México

Conflictos Por la Escasez y Contaminación del Agua en México
March 2006




El Colegio de Tlaxcala, A.C.

Globalización, Geopolítica, Organización Mundial de Comercio y Altermundismo
18 January 2006

2006

November 2006

Training Course on  the Role of Genebanks in Promoting the Use of Agricultural Biodiversity to Combat Desertification from 27 November – 7 December 2006 in Cairo, and El Arish, Sinai, Egypt
27 November – 7 December 2006

Organised by: Desert Research Centre (DRC), Cairo, Egypt  in cooperation with Biodiversity International, Rome

Sponsored by: the Egyptian Ministry of Agriculture and Land Reclamation  and the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.


Prof. Dr.
Úrsula Oswald Spring

Hazard Prone Regions due to
Desertification and New Security  Concepts Combining
Top-down and Bottom-up Response Strategies

Prof. Oswald’s Experiment in Food Sovereignty
Learning from Indigenous Knowledge in Mexico
Introducing the Cactus as a new Source of Food to Egyp
t

New DRC Station in Western Sinai at the Peace Canal that brings water from the Nile to the Sinai to settle 3 million Egyptians there.

October 2006

Her Majesty the Queen of Spain and the speaker, 25 October 2006, Almeria

International Symposium Desertification and Migration
Almeria , Spain, 25-27 October 2006

Member of the Scientific Committee

Conclusions and Lectures

Official Conclusions of the Symposium (English)

El papel de la mujer en la megalópolis y los suburbios marginales.
Respuestas políticas: ordenamiento territorial y cooperación para el desarrollo (Abstract)

El Rol de las Mujeres en la Megalópolis y Áreas Deprimidas: Estrategias de Supervivencia (Powerpoint)

El papel de la mujer en la megalópolis y los suburbios marginales. Seguridad humana, de género y ambiental (HUGE) con ordenamiento territorial, cooperación, desarrollo y gestación de resiliencia como respuestas  políticas  ante el cambio climático y la desertificación (Scientific Paper)

Oral Presentation by Hans Günter Brauch

Text of Scientific Paper by Hans Günter Brauch

Website of Organisers
English, Spanish, French

Press Reaction to this Symposium

Press Release of the Royal Palace, October 2006

Press release of the Spanish Ministry of the Environment, 25 October 2006

Press Reaction collected by Universidad of Almeria

ABC, 26 October 2006
El Mundo, 26 October 2006
Ideal, 26 October 2006
Expansion, 26 October 2006
Diario de Almeria, 26 October 2006
La Voz de Almeria, 26 October 2006
Noticias Television, RT1, 25 October 2006

Spanish Press Reaction on the proposal for the Creation of a Centre of Research on Desertification and Migration in Almeria

Ideal de Almeria, 26 October 2006
Noticias Ya.Com, 26 October
Ideal, 26 October
La Voz de Almeria, 26 October
La Andalucia Investiga, 3 November 2006


Spanish and Mexican press reaction on the proposal of a
Spanish-Mexican-German cooperation
in the fight against Desertification

El Periodico de Mexico, 27 October 2006
Almeria Verde
Terra Actualidad, 27 October 2006

German Press Reaction

Abschluss des Internationalen Jahres der Wüstenbekämpfung

The International Year to Combat Desertification Ends

UNU-EHS and Munich Re Foundation
Summer Academy on Social Vulnerability
23-29 July 2006, Castle Hohenkammer, Germany


Photo by Oliver Jung © MunichRe Foundation

Prof. Dr. Janos Bogardi (UNU-EHS director),
Prof. Dr. Tony Oliver-Smith (UNU-EHS MunichRe chair 2007-2008),
Prof. Ursula Oswald-Spring (UNU-EHS MunichRe chair 2005-2006),
Dr. Tom Downing (UNU-EHS MunichRe chair2008-2009);
Prof. Dr. Hans-Georg Bohle (UNU-EHS MunichRe chair 2006-2007),
Mr. Thomas Loster, Munich Re foundation; Dr. Koko Warner, UNU-EHS

Keynote Addresses by

Prof. Dr. Ursula Oswald Spring
UNU-EHS Munich Re Chair (2005-2006)

Gender, Vulnerability and Resilience Building in
Extreme Hydro-meteorological Events

For a shorter version of this keynote speech please press here:

Access to all presentations at the Summer Academy:

Joint poster presentation with Hans Günter Brauch

Third International Conference on Early Warning (EWC III): From Concept to Action
Bonn, 27-29 March 2006

Mainstreaming Early Warning of Hazards and Conflics

Prof. Oswald explains the joint poster to Mr Juan del Granado Cosio, Lord Mayor of the City of La Paz


Fourth World Water Forum in Mexico: Local Action for Global Change
Mexico City, Mexico, 16-22 March 2006

Programme of two sessions:

The Conflict of Río Bravo between United States of America and Mexico: A case for Hydro-Diplomacy



UNU-EHS Workshop, Yautepec, Morelos, México, 13-15 March 2006

Social Vulnerability and Resilience
Hurricanes in the Gulf of Mexico and the Tsunami in the Indian Ocean:
Case Studies on USA, Mexico, Cuba and in Central America

Hydro-diplomacy and conflict resolution


6-17 February 2006,
NATO Advanced Study Institute,
Arrava Institute for Environmental Studies, Israel

Joint lecture programme with Hans Günter Brauch on
7 February 2006


Water Security and Desertification

Globalization, Hydro-Diplomacy, Cooperation and Peace

Lectures by Hans Günter Brauch

Reconceptualising Security: Concepts and PEISOR Model on Global Environmental Change, Effects & Impacts

Environmental Challenges to Security & Survival in the Mediterranean and Middle East

Cooperative Opportunities: Addressing Environmental Security Challenges on Water, Soil, Food and Energy

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27-29 January 2006, Iserlohn

Ver-Wüstungen und Tsunamis
Politik und Praxis für einen nachhaltigen Umgang mit unseren Lebensgrundlagen

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18 January, El Colegio de Tlaxcala, A.C.

Globalización, geopolítica, organización mundial de comercio y altermundismo


2005

12-18 December 2005, WTO, Hong Kong

14 December 2005: Citizens Vote for GMO Free Food

Bing Gong at the Hong Kong WTO (Part 2)


Additional Photos


25 November 2005, Universidad Autónoma del Estado de MorelosGénero, Medio Ambiente y Violencia

Powerpoint presentation: Género y Sustentabilidad

24 November 2005, Tlaxcala,

Keynote Speech to PhD Students of El Colegio de Posgraduados, Campus Puebla and El Colegio de Tlaxcala:Recursos Naturales, Cambio Climático, Tratados Comerciales y Vulnerabilidad Socio-Ambiental


23 November 2005, Tlaxcala, Coordinación General de Ecología,

Presentation of the book:
El valor del agua: una visión socioeconómica de un conflicto ambiental


16-17 November 2005, MunichRe Foundation
International Symposium
"Worldwide disaster prevention - awareness is the key"
Schloss Hohenkammer/ Munich, Germany

Programme and Documents

Keynote speech, Úrsula Oswald Spring
Gender Vulnerability, Risk Prevention and Resilience Building


9 November 2005, Brussels

European Parliament, WIDE, Friends of the Earth,
Heinrich Boell Foundation: The EU Responsibility at the WTO:
Environment, Gender and Development


24-28 October 2005, Puebla, ", II Congreso Iberoamericano sobre Desarrollo y Medio Ambiente

Peligros, riesgos, vulnerabilidades y desastres por el agua desde una perspectiva de género



24 October 2005, Tlaxcala, El Colegio del Tlaxcala

Resultados Obtenidos en la Investigación: Valor del Agua



19 October 2005, Cuernavaca, Morelos, México

Tercer Seminario Internacional Desempleo, familia y masculinidad

Auditorio del Centro Regional de Investigaciones Multidisciplinarias/UNAM

Presentation: Masculinidad , identidad de género y altermundismo



9-13 October 2005, Bonn, Germany

Fifth AFES-PRESS Workshop on Reconceptualising Security
at the Sixth Open Meeting of the
Global Environmental Change Research Community
Bonn, Germany, October 9-13, 2005
"Gobal Environmental Change, Globalization and International Security"



12-14 October 2005, Bonn, Germany

UNU-EHS "Measuring the Unmeasurable"
2nd UNU-EHS Expert Working Group Meeting



4 October 2005, Centro de Estudio GEO, Conferencia Magistral

Hidrodiplomacia, Seguridad Humana y Ambiental: un Paradigma Alternativo ante los Conflictos del Agua



5-7 September 2005, Jiutepec, Taller Nacional Preparatorio al IV Foro Mundial del Agua, IMTA

México ante el Reto de la Seguridad Humana y Ambiental: Hidrodiplomacia en Tiempos Posmodernos



August 2005, Istanbul

Fourth AFES-PRESS Workshop on Reconceptualising Security:
"Security Threats, Challenges, Vulnerabilities and Risks"
at the
First World International Studies Conference (WISC) at
Bilgi University, Istanbul, Turkey, 24- 27 August 2005:




10 May 2005, Bonn, Bundestag Conference Centre

UNCCD Third Session of the Committee for the Review of
the Implementation of the Convention (CRIC 3):
Global Interactive Dialogue (GID)


2004

10 October 2004, Universidad La Salle, Cuernavaca

Investigación participativa en sociedades de riesgo


September 2004

3rd AFES-PRESS Workshop on Reconceptualising Security at the Fifth Pan-European Conference, Netherlands Congress Centre,
The Hague, September 9-11, 2004,
Constucting World Orders, Section 31

Opening Session, 8 September 1004, 19.15-20.15

Friday, 10 September 2004
Panel 5: Environmental and Human Security Issues in North Africa and in Latin America


5-10 July 2004

2nd AFES-PRESS Workshop on Reconceptualising Security
at the 20th IPRA Conference in SOPRON (Hungary), 5-9 July 2004

Session 1: Tuesday, 6 July 2004 14:00 - 15:30 Water and Security



Academic Papers

Books

Oswald, Úrsula y M. de Lourdes Hernández (2005). El Valor del Agua. Una Visión Socioeconómica de un Conflicto Ambiental; Coedición El Colegio de Tlaxcala, SEFOA/Tlaxcala y CONACYT, ISBN: 970-9871-07-2

Oswald, Úrsula (1st ed. 2003, 2nd ed. 2005). El recurso Agua en El Alto Balsas; Coedición CGE/Tlaxcala, IGF, CRIM/UNAM, Fundación Böll y El Colegio de Tlaxcala, ISBN 968-36-9427-6

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