Event: Yangon Law Seminars: Air Pollution (March 1-2)
Human Rights Now is hosting law seminars in Yangon, Myanmar on March 1st and 2nd. Both will take place from 1 pm to 4 pm.
Seminars will be led by Mr. Akio Muramatsu. Mr. Muramatsu is a lawyer and the chairman of Aozora Foundation in Osaka, Japan. Aozora Foundation is a nonprofit organization (NPO) working for the redevelopment of pollution-damaged areas. Their studies and practical activities are creatively carried out from the standpoint of pollution victims and community members, and aimed at rejuvenating local areas and environments.
Light refreshments will be provided. We hope to see you there!
Location: Impact Hub Yaw Min Gyi
No.9, Building C8, Room 202, Royal Tower Compound, Yaw Min Gyi Lane , Dagon Township, Yangon, Myanmar
More about Aozora:
In mainly the following four areas we conduct studies, make recommendations, hold public lectures, symposiums, and other events with citizen participation, gather documents and source materials, provide information, host observation tours and trainees, lend support for school classes, conduct international exchanges, and more.
1) Developing pollution-free communities
2) Relating the experience of severe pollution
3) Learning about nature and the environment
4) Making life worthwhile for pollution victims
5) Linking people through international exchange