Plenary lectures: Biodiversity Asia 2012: Science, Policy, and Governance

The 2nd Asia Regional Conference of the Society for Conservation Biology – Asia Section
August 7-10, 2012, JN Tata Auditorium, IISc Campus, Bengaluru, India

7 August 2012
Inaugural lecture: Biodiversity in a Hotter Time (62.06 min)
Dr. David Orr
Paul Sears Distinguished Professor of Environmental Studies and Politics, Oberlin College, USA

8 August 2012
Asia at the Crossroads: Nature, Nation, and Science in Times of Change (42.03 min)
Prof. Mahesh Rangarajan
Director, Nehru Memorial Museum and Library, New Delhi

10 August 2012
Is science on the conservation agenda? Examples from Northeast India (Dr. Prahlad Yonzon memorial lecture)
Dr. Kashmira Kakati
Wildlife Biologist

10 August 2012
Conserving the poorly known but heavily exploited animal of Asia (24.07 min)
Dr. Mirza D. Kusrini
Faculty of Forestry, Bogor Agricultural University, Indonesia

10 August 2012
Science, policy, politics and human rights: the myriad dimensions of conservation in the real world (39.11 min)
Dr. Aparajita Datta
Senior Scientist, Nature Conservation Foundation