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South Coast AQMD presents the 6th Annual Environmental Justice Virtual Conference

A New Era of Environmental Justice – Our Community Survival

Event Description:

South Coast AQMD invites you to participate in this half-day virtual conference that will highlight the current environmental justice and health challenges facing communities within South Coast AQMD jurisdiction and beyond. COVID-19 has brought to light the importance of continuing efforts to improve air quality. The conference will channel the voices of the community and government fighting for environmental justice. The breakout sessions will provide the opportunity to explore the ongoing environmental justice inequities.

This year’s breakout sessions include:

    • AB 617 Finding Success in Community Partnerships and Paving a Path Together

    • Youth United to Change the World

    • Hearing the Voice of Health Professionals- The Future of America

    • Women in the Environmental Justice Movement

    • A Closer Look- Tribal Nations on the Frontlines

    • Forging a Path from the Pandemic: Bold Legislation for Environmental Equity and Recovery

South Coast AQMD strives to create a space where attendees can connect and feel empowered. This will be a morning that will drive solutions and actions that will motivate and renew the fight towards environmental equity and justice. We invite you to participate in this conference that will unite passionate environmental justice advocates across the county through networking opportunities and more.

When: Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Cost: FREE (Registration is required)

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Who Should Attend: Environmental Justice Activists, Community Advocates and Organizations, Health Professionals, Academic Researchers, Government Officials, and the public.

For More Information
Alicia Rodriguez
arodriguez1@aqmd.gov
(909) 396-2311
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