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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
Location: The California Endowment’s Oakland Conference Center, Oakland, CA
Sponsor: The International Transformational Resilience Coalition
More details: Conference on the Urgency, Methods, and Benefits of Applying Psychological and Psycho-Social-Spiritual Models to Build Human Resilience for Climate Shocks and Stressors. Early Bird rate applies until October 15, 2017. Learn more and register here.