Mercury in the Mist - A talk by Shweta Narayan

When: Monday, March 11, 2013, 7:00 pm
Where: 4-237 MIT • 77 Mass Ave • Cambridge
2013 Mar 11 - 7:00pm

 Association For India's Development

MIT & Boston Chapters present
 
Mercury in the Mist
A talk by Shweta Narayan
(Researcher and Environmental Justice activist from Tamil Nadu, India)
 
The talk will present a view of industrial pollution in India and will highlight the case of mercury exposure of workers in the region of Kodaikanal,Tamil Nadu. March 7th marks the 12th year of the struggle of the workers in Kodaikanal – on this note the talk will also feature on how toxic contamination is perceived in India.
 
Shweta Narayan coordinates the Community Environmental Monitoring (CEM) program for The Other Media and has been a campaign volunteer seeking justice for the survivors of the Bhopal Gas Tragedy since 2002.
 
When:   7-9 PM Monday, March 11, 2013  
Where MIT, Building 4, Room 237 
             77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 
 
To learn more about the issue - http://kodaimercury.org/
Free & Open to the Public.
 

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