Disappearing Forests: Interview with Frances Seymour

In this audio interview from the Global Economic Symposium 2012, journalist Naomi Conrad of Deutsche Welle talks with Frances Seymour, former Director General of the Center for International Forestry Research. Ms Seymour talks about some personal experiences with deforestation in Southeast Asia, and what the future might hold for ideas like emissions-trading, a process which…

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Misconceptions of Migration: Laura Thompson of the International Organization for Migration

The following article deals with the topic “Designing Intelligent Labor Migration Policies” which was discussed at the 2012 Global Economic Symposium in Rio.   In this audio interview, journalist Naomi Conrad from Deutsche Welle interviews Laura Thompson, Deputy Director General of the International Organization for Migration. Ms Thompson discusses the “PR problem” that international, un-papered…

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