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February 10, 2021 – UC Santa Cruz: Changing Climate: The Role of Environmental Justice

February 10 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Join UC Santa Cruz to discuss meaningful climate policy and environmental justice reform. In this conversation, Rhiana Gunn-Wright, director of Climate Policy at the Roosevelt Institute and an architect of the Green New Deal, will speak to:

Why climate policy must include environmental justice.
Why climate must be part of our post-COVID economic recovery.
Opportunities for the Biden administration to tackle climate change and environmental justice.

Welcome and opening remarks by Valentin Lopez, chairman of the Amah Mutsun Tribal Band

Moderated by Sikina Jinnah, associate professor of environmental studies at UC Santa Cruz

Event sponsored by the Institute for Social Transformation

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February 10
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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