SCI3255Women, Development and the Environment3 ch (3C)

An examination of the effects of the status of women, poverty, population growth and economics on the state of the environment and conservation in developing nations. Environmental issues to be discussed include: over cultivation and deforestation, over fishing, poaching, antibiotic resistance, migration, biodiversity, extinction and resource depletion. 

Prerequisite: GEND 2001 (pre– or co– ) or 30 ch of any SASE program.