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OxyTalks is a series of dynamic public events that bring together some of the academy's most creative thinkers with compelling figures from the public and private sectors for a collaborative examination of American culture.
Occidental College has also created a partnership with Zócalo Public Square, an organization that creates nonpartisan discourse through live events and online. The partnership is designed to share Oxy's expertise and intellectual resources with the greater community. These highly engaging discussions reach beyond the classroom and into the Los Angeles community and around California to spark conversations around the issues that matter to us most.
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Will We Ever Have Clean Water for All?
Monday, March 17, 2014
Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA)
250 South Grand Avenue
Moderated by Sanjeev Khagram, Occidental College Political Economist and Author of Dams and Development
Global leaders and philanthropists have spent trillions of dollars on infrastructure and services to ensure that people around the world have clean water. But we’re still nowhere near meeting this goal. Nearly 770 million people use unsafe drinking water sources. And 2.5 billion people—over a third of the world’s population—don’t have access to a toilet. In the United States, we take clean water
The event is free. Registration is required. Learn more or register at Zócalo Public Square.
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