Not in Your Backyard and Not in Mine: All hands working for Environmental Justice
FREE FOOD!! FREE EVENT!! FREE KNOWLEDGE!!!
NO REGISTRATION NECESSARY!
9:00-10:00 am Opening EJ Training & Discussion (OPAL)
10:15-11:15 am PowerShift Panel (CJL)
11:30-1:00 pm Food Justice Panel (Huerto de la Familia, South Central Farmers, United Farm Workers)
1:15-2:45 pm Food Justice Keynote (Bryant Terry)
3:00-4:15 pm Environmental Justice in Eugene (Oregon Toxics Alliance, Centro Latino Americano)
4:30-6:00 pm Indigenous Rights Keynote (Winnemem Wintu Tribe, Enivronmental Justice Coalition for Water)
6:15 pm Dinner
6:30-8:45 pm Film Screening and Discussion (Sun Come Up)
8:45 pm Dessert and Networking
This is only for the above week. Starting March 8th, 2011, meetings will resume their standard time at 7 pm in the MCC
Free Food! Free Knowledge! Free Event!
We are really excited for this year! We are still in the planning process, but we are looking to host exciting panels and speakers in a variety of Environmental Justice issues including food justice, indigenous rights, and climate justice.
We would like for all those interested to attend our weekly meeting at 7 pm in the MCC (beneath Panda express in the EMU) to help us plan and voice your ideas!
Here is a little taste of what you might see at this conference!
Sun Come Up Trailer
Join us for the 15th Annual Grassroots Environmental Justice Conference! <– Click for more details, including a speakers schedule.
Dare to CAER!
Free Food! Free Conference! Free Knowledge!
This year’s conference, DARE to CAER: What’s your gateway to environmental justice?, is an all-day event on Saturday, April 24th filled with workshops, speakers, and panels. Topics include urban justice, climate justice, food justice, and nuclear power.
On Sunday, we will be working at Huerto de la Familia, a local community garden that provides a place for low-income Latino families to grow their own fruits and vegetables.
*No registration required*
Join us for our last event of the year!
What: CAER-stravaganza! Featuring the debut of the CAER puppet show troupe and delectable hors d’oeuvres!
When: 6:30pm, Thursday, May 28
Where: The Break, EMU (pool hall)
Interested in social justice and environmental issues? Come learn about environmental justice and CAER! We’ll have a delightful original puppet show, mingle, and hang out! Come by for a study break and learn how you can help promote environmental justice! Our events are always FREE and open to the public.
For more information: caer_at_uoregon.edu