In the first webinar of our Health and Climate Solutions Webinar Series, Mustafa Ali, Elizabeth Yeampierre, and Patricia Cochran will lead a discussion on health…
In this webinar, we will review our work on racial justice and climate change to-date and learn from guest speaker Gopal Dayaneni of ETC Group and Movement Generation about options for divesting from the industrial agriculture system and supporting peasant and food sovereignty movements across the globe.
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On this webinar speakers will provide an overview of how the health sector contributes to climate change and showcase initiatives being instituted by health systems and health organizations to reduce climate pollution.
Case studies, lessons learned, and resources for utilities will be shared so utilities can learn from one another and improve their resilience to multiple challenges, including natural disasters, cyber threats, climate conditions, and aging infrastructure.