Roots, Experiences and Future of Climate Justice - September 30 at 12 pm

Join for a discussion about the roots of the climate justice movement and reflections on how to create an equitable and actionable vision of climate justice. Gabriela Nagle Alverio (JD/PhD Candidate at Duke) will moderate the panel featuring:

  • William Barber III (Director of Climate and Environmental Justice at The Climate Reality Project and Founder of Rural Beacon Initiative) 
  • Jennifer Hadden (Associate Professor in the Department of Government & Politics at the University of Maryland)
  • Yumna Kamel (Co-founder of Earth Refuge)

To-go lunch will be provided after the panel discussion. Vegan, vegetarian, and gluten free options available. 

As you register, please select if you plan to attend in person or virtually: 

  • For those attending virtually, the livestream link will be shared via email closer to the event date. 
  • In-person attendees, please find parking information here. The closest visitor lot to the venue is the Science Drive Visitor lot. 

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This event is part of Duke University's celebration of the 40th anniversary of the Environmental Justice Movement and is possible thanks to our partners: Duke Human Rights Center at the Franklin Humanities Institute, Earth Refuge, the Rural Beacon Initiative, and the Nicholas Institute for Energy, Environment & Sustainability. ​Additional details about the event and panelists are available here.