Lausanne: Tuesday, 20 September 2016 - starting at 11:00
University of Lausanne, Geopolis - Room 2130, UNIL Dorigny
Screening of the research documentary Dōdhār and Book Launch: "Identifying Emerging Issues in Disaster Risk Reduction, Migration, Climate Change and Sustanaible Development", by Karen Sudmeier-Rieux, Manuela Fernández, Ivanna M. Penna, Michel Jayboyedoff, J.C. Gaillard
Dōdhār (The Dilemma), a SNIS produced research documentary, addresses the issue of men moving away from Nepali villages in search for work, leaving behind their mothers, wives and daughters who struggle in their daily life to adapt to changing environmental conditions. The documentary is based on the SNIS project “Sustainable Land Management in Mountain Regions of Bolivia and Nepal in the Context of Outmigration, Climate Change and Disaster Risk Reduction”.