WE ACT for Environmental Justice
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Conference Agenda

Click here for a PDF document outlining the conference agenda.
Confirmed Conference
Guests & Speakers
Lisa Jackson (Invited), US EPA Administrator-Designee 
Hon. Charles Rangel, US House of Representatives
Dr. John M. Balbus, Environmental Defense Fund
Dr. Robert D. Bullard, Environmental Justice Resource Center at Clark-Atlanta University
Luke Cole, Center for Race, Poverty and the Environment
David Doniger, Natural Resources Defense Council
Dr. Howard Frumkin, Centers for Disease Control & Prevention
Bill Gallegos, Communities for a Better Environment
Peter Goldmark, Environmental Defense Fund
Tom Goldtooth, Indigenous Environmental Network
Comm. Pete Grannis, NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
Dr. James Hansen, NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies
Dr. Tyrone Hayes, University of California - Berkeley
Oran Hesterman, Fair Food Foundation
Eric Mann, Labor/Community Strategy Center
Dr. Manuel Pastor, University of Southern California
Gil Quinones, New York Power Authority
Dr. Cynthia Rosenzweig, NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies
Mark Rossi, Clean Production Action
Ernest Tollerson, Metropolitan Transit Authority
Dr. Beverly Wright, Deep South Center for Environmental Justice at Dillard University
Elizabeth Yeampierre, UPROSE
And many more!
Call to Action
We come together as a Climate Justice Movement on these January days to raise our voices and lead our communities and country down the path toward achieving a just, responsible and sane climate-changed future by advocating for policies and programs that protect the most vulnerable communities of our country and demanding action to create a just transition to a clean, renewable energy economy and future.

For more information, contact:
(212) 961-1000, extension 333, climatejustice@weact.org
Online Registration Now Open!
Special rates available for students and WE ACT members.
Scholarships available.

Click here to register online. 
Sponsored By:
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Earth Institute at Columbia University
Ford Foundation
Fordham University School of Law
Mertz Gilmore Foundation
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
Natural Resources Defense Council
New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
NIEHS Center in Northern Manhattan
US Environmental Protection Agency Office of Environmental Justice
In-Kind Support Provided By:
Women's Holistic Empowerment & Development Organization (WHEDO)
Public Health Association of New York City (PHANYC)
Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., publishers
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