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Mali – Yesterday and Today – History, Religion and Life
January 14, 2016 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm EST
Andrew Stancioff has spent his career assessing conditions in some of the more disadvantaged and distressed countries on earth. On Thursday, January 14, Stancioff will focus on his experiences in Mali at the Rockland Public Library from 6-7:30 pm. This event is free and open to all.
Andrew Stancioff is a geologist, natural resource planner, analyst, and manager with 45 years of experience in geology, hydrology, agriculture, fisheries, forestry, climatology, and oceanography. Mr. Stancioff has worked to develop methods and models to monitor and evaluate poverty and conflict in areas under stress from climate change, overpopulation and overuse of natural resources and other forms of degradation. He has been involved in modeling, demographic health and environmental data in support of early warning systems. He has worked in North, Central and South America, Europe and South Asia. Much of his work in Africa involved assessing agricultural potential and food security.