Advancing Climate Justice Initiative
In order to infuse an environmental justice perspective into the national dialogue on climate change, in 2008 WE ACT developed the Advancing Climate Justice initiative, which is designed to strengthen the capacity of communities of color and low income in New York City and the New York region to engage in said dialogue. The initiative is currently working to implement the following activities in order to accomplish its goal:
The Environmental Justice Leadership Forum on Climate Change
The Northeast Regional Coalition for Climate Justice
A WE ACT-organized climate justice meeting in progress...