In this conversation, we will discuss meaningful climate policy and environmental justice reform. Rhiana Gunn-Wright, Director of Climate Policy at the Roosevelt Institute and an architect of the Green New Deal, will speak to:
- Why climate policy must include environmental justice.
- Why climate must be part of our post-COVID economic recovery.
- Opportunities for the Biden administration to tackle climate change and environmental justice.
Welcome and opening remarks by Valentin Lopez, Chairman of the Amah Mutsun Tribal Band.
Moderated by Sikina Jinnah, Associate Professor of Environmental Studies at UC at Santa Cruz.
Event sponsored by the Institute for Social Transformation. For more information, visit transform.ucsc.edu.