Date(s) - 06/03/2015
1:00 pm - 2:15 pm Mountain Time
Model Forestry Policy Program
Various dates starting May 27th
Race, income, and age impact how someone experiences climate change. This FREE webinar series running every Wednesday at 1 PM (May 27 – June 24) provides you with the tools and resources to integrate social vulnerability into your work. It brings together climate adaptation practitioners and those focusing on environmental and social justice issues.
Session 2: Engaging Diverse Urban and Regional Communities in Climate Adaptation
Developing and implementing effective community engagement strategies for vulnerable communities is one of the most rewarding and challenging aspects of climate adaptation and urban resiliency. Hear from Tanya Harris about Make It Right’s successful efforts post-Katrina to engage residents of New Orlean’s 9th Ward in rebuilding their community, and to create a partnership where community members have a seat at the table in making decisions that affect their lives and communities.
Building Climate Resilience in Urban Vulnerable Populations: A Webinar Series – Session 2 Engaging Diverse Urban and Regional Communities in Climate Adaptation