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Meetings & Events

  • Public Hearing on the Oil and Gas New Source Performance Standards: Proposed Three-Month Stay and Two-Year Stay

    July 10, 2017  |  9:00AM-4:00PM EST

    Location: Room 1153, William Jefferson Clinton-East, U.S. EPA, 1201 Constitution Avenue, N.W.
    Washington, D.C. 20004

    Sponsor: US EPA

    More details: EPA will hold a public hearing on the proposed concurrent three-month and two-year stay of the fugitive emissions, pneumatic pump and professional engineer certification requirements in the New Source Performance Standards (NSPS), issued in June 2016.

    These proposed notices were issued on June 16, 2017. Under the proposals, sources would not need to comply with these requirements while the stay is in effect.

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  • Northwest Climate and Health Network Quarterly Webinar

    July 26, 2017  |  2:00PM-3:00PM PST

    Location: Webinar

    Sponsor: Oregon Health Authority

    More information: For additional information and registration, please click here.

    The American Public Health Association has declared 2017 the Year of Climate and Health​ and partners across the NW are ready to connect and take this work to the next level.

    Join a network of state and local public health practitioners and partners across the NW region (OR, ID, WA, BC, & AK) who are interested in sharing information, resources, and opportunities for integrating climate change considerations into public health practice. ​

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  • Northwest Climate and Health Network Quarterly Webinar

    October 24, 2017  |  2:00PM-3:00PM PST

    Location: Webinar

    Sponsor: Oregon Health Authority

    More information: For additional information and registration, please click here.

    The American Public Health Association has declared 2017 the Year of Climate and Health​ and partners across the NW are ready to connect and take this work to the next level.

    Join a network of state and local public health practitioners and partners across the NW region (OR,ID,WA,BC, & AK) who are interested in sharing information, resources, and opportunities for integrating climate change considerations into public health practice. ​

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  • Climate Changes Health: Ensuring Environmental Justice Underlies Public Health’s Climate Change Work

    November 4, 2017  |  9:00AM-3:00PM EST

    Location: Spelman College (tentative)  Atlanta, GA

    Sponsor: Eco Action, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, the NAACP, Spelman College, Union of Concerned Scientists, University of Michigan-Dearborn, and WE ACT for Environmental Justice

    More details: Details will be updated as they are announced. Questions should be directed to Natalie Sampson  at nsampson@umich.edu.

    This pre-conference summit is an opportunity for local and national EJ leaders, public health practitioners and scholars, and students to advance work towards climate justice. The day will include: storytelling from EJ leaders about lessons learned in their climate change work, lightning talks to share data, tools, approaches, and resources, and roundtable networking to inform local climate planning efforts in ways that prioritize EJ issues. Registration details will be available mid-summer.

    This event is organized by representatives from: Eco Action, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, the NAACP, Spelman College, Union of Concerned Scientists, University of Michigan-Dearborn, and WE ACT for Environmental Justice.

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