CLÍNICA #6:

Green with Empathy: Cultivating an Emotional Connection to the Environment

Thursday, September 26

9:00 a.m. McNichols Building

Can appealing to human empathy and greater emotional connection to the environment lead to more “green” behavior? From Zoo animals to the Amazon jungle, this session will explore how conservation efforts and the sustainable movement depends on deepening our human connection and appreciation for the environment. Can appealing to human empathy and greater emotional connection to the environment lead to more “green” behavior? From Zoo animals to the Amazon jungle, this session will explore how conservation efforts and the sustainable movement depends on deepening our human connection and appreciation for the environment.

Speakers

Carlos Castaño

 

Uribe 

Colombia

Environmental Heritage

 

Foundation

Kathyoon Khalil

USA

North American Association for

 

Environmental Education