Climates of Inequality with Amalia NietoGomez and Olga Bautista
Date / Time
October 28, 2020 - October 28, 2020
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Join the UIC Latino Cultural Center for a series of online conversations with environmental and climate justice leaders this fall. Speakers will highlight how front-line communities in the Chicago region, impacted by environmental pollution and climate change and more recently COVID-19, are demanding justice and putting forward a vision to create healthier and safer communities.
Amalia NietoGomez with Alliance of the SouthEast (ASE) and Olga Bautista with Alliance for the Great Lakes. On local efforts to confront environmental racism in developments on Chicago’s southeast side and land use practices in Chicago, and the need for robust community engagement. Learn how residents and NGO’s changing zoning, permitting, and enforcement landscape in Chicago’s industrial corridors.
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