Symposium Themes

Ways of Knowing—Challenging Predominant Understandings of Epistemologies

How do alternative and inclusive ways of knowing nature address environmental challenges and support a resilient environment?

Current and Future Communities

How can moving from a global to a local community perspective in sustainability foster robust futures while supporting local needs and initiatives?

Rebuilding Solidarity in Nature

How can moving away from an anthropocentric approach to sustainability both support biodiversity and strengthen societies?

Equitable Technology

How can innovative technology, practices and artifacts be applied to systemic change?

Narratives—Valuing Cultural Inclusion

How can efforts towards a healthy and sustainable future be informed by the values and perspectives of traditional, indigenous, and non-western communities?