Summer School "Ecology and Society: Frontiers and Boundaries" / 3 - 7 June 2019

Ecosystems societies Climate change Forests Hydrosystems Atmosphere Biodiversity Agrosystems Pressures Impacts Modelling Pollution Ecotoxicology Biogeochimical cycles Ecology Adaptability

Biogeochemical cycles of disrupted ecosystems

Visiting Bordeaux

Forest trip

Boat trip

Round table on global change



Boat trip


Field Trip

Thematic weeks organisation committee

Group Picture - Crédits photo LabEx COTE

Welcome !

Group - Crédits photo LabEx COTE

Field trip 2015 - Château Suduiraut, Crédits photo LabEx COTE

Boat trip

Field trip - Salles

Dune du Pyla




Barbara Oliveira (PhD, MBA, LLM) is a facilitator, process designer, mediator, strategic negotiator and host of meaningful conversations. Barbara is passionate about human connection and the potential that multistakeholder participatory approaches offer to create innovative and inclusive solutions for sustainable development challenges. Throughout her career, she has added expertise in using systemic approaches such as Theory U, Appreciative Enquiry, Deep Democracy and the Thinking Environment, in addition to Consensus Building and interest based negotiations/mediation and has developed sustainable leadership models for business leaders, entrepreneurs, and young women leaders. She co-founded the Collaboration Laboratory focused on fostering a culture of facilitation and participatory decision making in Brazil and founded Ecosynergy Facilitation and Capacity Building for Sustainability, through which she facilitates, trains and coaches NGOs, businesses, government agencies, international organizations and academic bodies in their initiatives to become more integrated, collaborative and better engaged with their stakeholders, in Brazil and abroad. Barbara is a Master Integral CoachTM and a Thinking Environment Certified Facilitator TM and a public speaker in leadership, consensus building, and collaboration.