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Commemorate 30 years of Environmental Justice


Please join WAWA and environmental justice groups from across the country for a virtual event, "Environmental Justice: From the Grassroots to the White House," on Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 7:00 pm EST to commemorate the 30th Anniversary of the First National People of Color Environmental Leadership Summit.


Before the event, participants are asked to do the following: I. Watch film from the 1991 Summit, available at: bit.ly/UCC_30thAnniversaryVideo II. Review the 17 Principles of Environmental Justice, which were drafted and adopted as part of the Summit: https://www.ejnet.org/ej/principles.pdf

Learn the important history of the environmental justice movement, and hear from movement leaders about its future!