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Smithsonian Earth Optimism x Folklife Festival 2022

Livelihoods and Landscapes, a Panel discussion
Sunday, June 26, 2022
3:00-4:00 PM ET

People around the world are restoring animals, plants, and trees in their landscapes and seascapes for future generations, and, in doing so, are finding creative ways to make a living. Hear from visionaries and changemakers from the Pacific Islands, the Caribbean, Africa, and the United States.


Julie Robinson (Moderator), Belize Program Director, The Nature Conservancy
Michael Judd, Founder, Ecologia; SilvoCulture
Philip Karp, Citizen Scientist / Ocean Advocate
Semi Lotawa, Co-Founder and Operations Manager, Rise Beyond the Reef
Delphin Mukira, Chief Program Officer, Maa Trust
Alison Sant, Author From the Ground Up: Local Efforts to Create Resilient Cities

This event is part of the Earth Optimism × Folklife Festival taking place on the national mall and live streaming.

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