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  (Invited), 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
Omar Freilla, Green Worker Cooperatives
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
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!
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Register Online Today!
Space is Limited! Registration Closes Tuesday January 27th, 2009 at 10pm eastern time!
Special rates available for Youth and WE ACT members.
Scholarships covering registration are available.

Click here to register online. 
New Youth Track added to the confrence agenda.
Youth sessions organized and sponsored by
Environmental Justice and Climate Change Initiative (EJCC).
Sponsored By:
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
ConEdison, Inc.
The Earth Institute at Columbia University
Environmental Defense Fund
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 Environment & Development Organization (WEDO)
Public Health Association of New York City (PHANYC)
Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., publishers
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