Climate Change to Social Change: Environmental Justice 101
Friday October 23, 4:30-7:00PM
290 Myron Taylor Hall
Food provided by Manndible Café
Learn about environmental justice issues and engage in thinking critically about the intersections of food, race, labor, and climate change. This workshop will include keynote speaker Professor Gerald Torres of Cornell Law, two student-led breakout sessions, and an interdisciplinary panel discussion including students, faculty, and members of the Ithaca community.
This event is free and open to the public.
Co-sponsored by Environmental Collaborative (ECO), KyotoNOW!, Cornell United Religious Work, Protestant Cooperative Ministry, Environmental Law Society, Islamic Alliance for Justice, Society for Natural Resources Conservation, Cornell Roosevelt Institute, Cornell International Affairs Society, Amnesty International and others.
Associated with the People’s Climate Movement Day of Action: http://peoplesclimate.org/action/environmental-justice-101-workshop/