What We Do Through advocacy, planning, and research, WE ACT is able to mobilize low-income communities of color to make environmental change. Areas of Work WE ACT defines a healthy community by the 10 indicators or focus areas listed below. Advocacy WE ACT combines the voices and interests of our growing membership base with the legal and policy expertise of staff and partnerships to fight for environmental policy and justice. Planning We believe urban planning for the community, by the community is the best way to achieve equity. Research We believe research should be a collaborative, non-hierarchical process between the community and scientists.