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Ariane Kirtley (Yale, 2001, Yale EPH 2004) will present "The Repercussions of Climate Change on Livelihoods and Security in the Sahel".
Ariane grew up in West Africa with her parents who worked as photo-journalists for National Geographic.
After graduating from Yale University with a B.A. in Anthropology and a Master’s in International Public Health,
Ariane returned to the Sahara in 2005 as a Fulbright scholar. The help curb the devastating effects of climate change and water scarcity on nomadic populations,
she founded the international NGO Amman Imman: Water is Life. In addition to being CEO of Amman Imman since 2006, Ariane is a photographer and storyteller,
and has published several of her fictional and non-fictional works.
Last updated: 23 August 2017
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