Climate Justice

In addition to continuing to advance our campaigns on Energy Efficiency and Extreme Heat, this month’s meeting will feature a representative from the NYC Department of City Planning (DCP) who wants to share their ideas for a sustainable, equitable, and
East Harlem / El Barrio’s 125th Street corridor boasts the natural assets of a world-class cultural, business, and transportation center that could anchor good jobs, small businesses, green public spaces, and other services for the people who live, work, and
East 125th Street Community Visioning Action Plan
Join WE ACT and the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai for a FREE screening of Cooked: Survival by Zip Code, a documentary film that explores how extreme weather events like heatwaves have a disproportionate impact on low-income communities and
The Climate Justice Working Group is made of WE ACT members working together to implement the Northern Manhattan Climate Action Plan while building community leadership in support of climate justice Northern Manhattan and beyond. We meet at WE ACT’s NYC
Climate Justice Working Group
As you saw above, we have been active on the Federal level to ensure that the Green New Deal is a just and equitable one. But there is similar legislation being debated at the City and State levels as well.
In a February 28, 2019 article on the green economy, E&E Daily featured coverage of the February 26, 2019 panel discussion on the Inclusive Renewable Energy Economy Powered By Green Jobs we co-hosted on Capitol Hill with the Congressional Black
Green Jobs Panel in E&E Daily – February 28, 2019

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