Black Women, Green Future
New Voices for Reproductive Justice and our Environmental Justice Project is hosting an exciting virtual event during Women of Color HERStory Month 2021 – Black Women, Green Future: Environmental Justice and the New Political Landscape.
Join us on Thursday, February 25, 7-9P ET for this event in partnership with WURD Radio in Philadelphia.
Our Keynote Speaker is Jacqui Patterson, Director of the NAACP Environmental and Climate Justice Program.
Our Featured Panelists are:
– Pennsylvania State Representative Summer Lee of Pittsburgh;
– Nourbese Flint, Policy Director at Black Women for Wellness in Los Angeles; and
– Kerene Tayloe, Esq., Director of Federal Legislative Affairs at WE ACT for Environmental Justice based in New York and Washington, DC.
We will also highlight a Black women-led environmental justice organization or business in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Cleveland during our program.
This event is free and open to the public.
If you would like to be a co-host, have any questions or would like to sponsor Black Women, Green Future, please contact Matt Dean, Environmental Justice Exchange Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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