Open to the Public
Please join us for a virtual panel discussion to raise awareness of and support for Vermont’s S.148: An act relating to environmental justice in Vermont. The bill seeks to establish an environmental justice policy for the State of Vermont and would require state agencies to incorporate environmental justice into their work. The bill will be discussed in this spring’s upcoming legislative session.
Confirmed panelists are:
Senator Kesha Ram Hinsdale, Vermont State Senator and lead sponsor of S. 148
Judy Dow, Abenaki Educator and Executive Director of Gedakina
Sebbi Wu, Climate and Equity Advocate with the Vermont Public Interest Research Group
Iris Hsiang, youth delegate to the Vermont Climate Council and member of the Just Transitions Subcommittee
The panel will be moderated by Carolyn Finney, Environmental Affair Artist in Residence.
This event is co-sponsored by the Environmental Studies Program, the Climate Action Capacity Project, the Franklin Environmental Center at Hillcrest, the Office of Institutional Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, and the Anderson Freeman Resource Center.
- Sponsored by:
- Office of Institutional Diversity Equity & Inclusion; Environmental Studies; Anderson Freeman Resource Center