Environmental Equity

Environmental Equity focuses on the emerging green economy in order to make sure that communities of color not only have a clean environment, but also benefit from the economic opportunities made possible by environmental efforts.

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California Climate Equity Coalition Opposes Proposed Restriction on Cap-and-Trade Funds

California Climate Equity Coalition Opposes Proposed Restriction on Cap-and-Trade Funds ACA-1 (Mayes) Would Slow Efforts to Clean the Air, Create Jobs Contact: Bill Magavern, Coalition for Clean Air, 916-214-0065 Parin Shah, Asian Pacific Environmental Network, 415-286-7850 (cell), parin@apen4ej.org Laura Muraida, SCOPE, 323-789-7920, lmuraida@scopela.org Bruce Mirken, Greenlining…
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As Trump Leaves Paris Deal, California Proves Climate Change Policies Help Communities, Economy

“We Are The Resistance,” Greenlining Institute Says; Climate Change Disproportionately Hurts Communities of Color Contact: Bruce Mirken, Greenlining Institute Media Relations Director, 415-846-7758 (cell) Alvaro Sanchez, Greenlining Institute Environmental Equity Director, 510-926-4018 OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA – President Trump’s decision to abandon the…
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