Webinar: Movement & Field Building – Climate Justice & Adaptation

by Arturo Herrera on May 29, 2018

Arizona State University’s School of Sustainability, with the American Society of Adaptation Professionals and the University of the District of Columbia’s College of Agriculture, Urban Sustainability and Environmental Sciences, is hosting a new five-webinar series — “Climate Change Adaptation & Resilience Leadership Series”.

This is the third webinar in the new series and focuses on climate justice. The costs of taking climate action and the benefits of resilience-building must be equitably shared. We can use climate action to minimize harm, maximize options, and build power for oppressed and underrepresented people and communities.
In this webinar, hear from champions of climate justice who are ensuring that adaptation action creates adaptation equity. Panelists include This session will be moderated by Elizabeth Graffy, Professor of Practice at the Arizona State University’s Center for Science, Policy & Outcomes and a Senior Sustainability Scientist at the Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability. Subsequent webinars will address Innovations in Climate Solutions and Climate Justice and Adaptation plus other timely and impactful subjects. More detail about this webinar and the entire series will be posted over the next several weeks. SSF keeps your email and demographic information private.

Movement & Field Building – Climate Justice & Adaptation from Security & Sustainability Forum on Vimeo.

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Melissa Deas, Georgetown Climate Center analyst working to center equity in adaptation strategies
Jacqui Patterson, Environmental and Climate Justice Program Director, NAACP
Shamar Bibbins, Senior Program Officer, The Kresge Foundation
The webinar will be moderated by Elisabeth Graffy, Professor of Practice at Arizona State University’s School for the Future of Innovation in Society. Elisa was also the moderator for the first two webinars in this series.

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Rebecca Wodder June 5, 2018 at 3:56 pm

I’d like to attend this webinar but I can’t figure out how to sign up. Could you please send me a link to register?


Arturo Herrera June 13, 2018 at 2:49 pm

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