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Environmental Justice: Coasts, Climate Change and Communities in Canada & the U.S.

Environmental Justice Virtual Panel

Canada Consulate


The Wilson Center for the Humanities, the Consulates General of Canada in Atlanta and Miami, in partnership with the Coasts, Climates, the Humanities, and the Environment Consortium and the University of Georgia Institute of Native American Studies, invite you to an online event series this Fall on climate change and environmental justice, in the particular context of Indigenous coastal communities in Canada and the United States Southeast.

Conversation One

Environmental Justice: Coasts, Climate Change and Communities in Canada and the US

Dr. Tina Loo (Moderator): University Killam Professor, Department of History, University of British Columbia, Musqueam territory

Natalia Brown: Climate Justice Program Manager, Catalyst Miami

Dr. Kelsey Leonard: Water scientist, legal scholar, policy expert, writer, and enrolled citizen of the Shinnecock Nation; Assistant Professor, Faculty of Environment, University of Waterloo

Jeff Currie: Member, Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina; Lumber Riverkeeper, Winyah Rivers Alliance

Registration is available here.

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