Archive | August, 2010

Real World Climate Change Opportunities – An Interview with Dr. Doan Duc Lan

27 Aug

This week, PisaSpeak features an interview from the field with Dr. Doan Duc Lan, Dean of the Faculty of Agronomy and Forestry at Tay Bac University, Vietnam. He is an alumnus of the 2009 PISA Summer Institute on Global Climate Change.  Dr. Lan is the team leader of the group awarded a PISA mini-grant for a cook stove introduction project that seeks to reduce deforestation in Ban Nhop Village, Son La Province, Vietnam.  The project also aims to address the negative health consequences to women and girls by replacing traditional open, wood fires with a compact, fuel-efficient ICS stove.

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