Climate change is a threat multiplier, exacerbating existing vulnerabilities such as chronic health issues, lack of access to emergency resources, and more. Georgetown Climate Center (GCC) recognized that practitioners and decision makers need a home for resources focused on making equitable adaption a priority instead of an afterthought—so with the help of partners they created the new Adaptation Equity Portal.
Location: Valley View Library, 17850 Military Road South
Sponsor: Sierra Club, Columbia Riverkeeper, 350 Seattle, South Seattle Climate Action Network, Earth Ministry, and WPSR.
More details: Hear from Sightline Institute’s Eric de Place about the proposal to build the world’s largest methanol refinery in SW Washington. WPSR’s Dr. Margaret Kitchell will speak about the health implications of this project. Click here to learn more.