17th North Carolina Environmental Justice Summit

17th North Carolina Environmental Justice Summit

October 16, 2015: Franklinton Center at Bricks will be hosting North Carolina's Annual Statewide Community-Based Environmental Justice Summit, is a forum to bring people together to help educate and inform them about the history and practice of environmental injustice in North Carolina.

The workshops are designed to help identify specific objectives for participants to take back to their communities, state, and local government agencies. The goal is to strengthen the resources and plans used by communities and government agencies, which in turn will help protect and improve the quality of life for all North Carolina residents. By working together we can start building a better tomorrow today.

Keynote Speaker:  Doctor Manzoor Cheema from North Carolina State University

Concurrent Sessions:
1. Energy Justice
2. Industrial Agriculture and Racism
3. Labor Movements
4. Performance workshop

WHEN
October 16, 2015 at 12pm - October 17, 2015
WHERE
Franklinton Center at Bricks
281 Bricks Ln
Whitakers, NC 27891
United States
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CONTACT
North Carolina Environmental Justice Network ·

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