The Emily Williamson Debate

12th November 2021 6:00pm

Event Details

Start Date: 12th November 2021 6:00pm

Venue: Manchester Art Gallery

Event Description

For the first time in British history, women are the key players in a traditional male arena: our birding institutions. How has this change come about? Why now? And what difference is it making to our approach to conservation?

Join host Megan McCubbin zoologist, naturalist, campaigner, Springwatch presenter and our panel of inspiring women in conservation:

Beccy Speight, RSPB CEO; Professor Juliet Vickery, British Trust for Ornithology CEO, British Ornithologists Union President; Patricia Zurita, Birdlife International CEO; Dr Amy-Jane Beer, biologist, nature writer and campaigner.

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