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WOODS: Advancing Climate Equity

MAY 18, 2021 | 12:00 - 1:00 P.M. PDT
via Zoom
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Postdocs and Graduate Students
Educational Affairs

Join panelists Jenny Suckale (Earth) along with Jasneet Sharma, Director of Sustainability for Santa Clara County and Coral Abbott,Regional Climate Collaboratives Program Analyst SGC, for a conversation on advancing climate equity. Learn how the state and local government are working together to promote resiliency, adaptability and help mitigate the effects of climate change in communities that are disproportionately affected by these socio-economic and environmental threat-multipliers. 

Some suggested pre-reading:
Partners Advancing Climate Equity (PACE)
Directing Resources to Disadvantaged Communities
SB 535 Disadvantaged Communities | OEHHA
Santa Clara County's sustainability plan prioritizes environment and equity
San Diego Creates 'Climate Equity Fund' For Disadvantaged Communities
Denver Wants to Fix a Legacy of Environmental Racism

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