How would a successful movement to confront climate change help create a more just and peaceful world?
Location: First Unitarian Church’s Buchan Reception Hall, 1226 SW Salmon Street, Portland, Oregon
Sponsor: Oregon Physicians for Social Responsibility (PSR)
More Information: http://www.psr.org/chapters/oregon/events/youre-invited-hear-from.html
Featuring Keynote Speaker journalist Dahr Jamailand the high school student winners of the 2016 Greenfield Peace Writing Scholarship.
Open to all Oregon high school juniors and seniors, the scholarship is an opportunity for young people to share their ideas regarding the most important issues of our time. This year’s scholarship asked students to respond to the following prompt: “How would a successful movement to confront climate change help create a more just and peaceful world?”
Join us for remarks by Dahr Jamail, light hors d’oeuvres, tabling by Oregon PSR and partner organizations, and a chance to hear from Oregon’s youth leaders for climate justice and peace.