Environmental Justice in the Anthropocence Symposium--Deadline to Register

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Date and Time: 

Friday, March 24, 2017 - 5:00pm

Location: 

CSU

Environmental Justice in the Anthropocence Symposium--Deadline to Register March 24th

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Over 100 Presenters, Over 30 Countries Represented, Over 30 Sessions

This symposium aims to bring together academics (faculty and graduate students), independent researchers, community and movement activists, and regulatory and policy practitioners from across disciplines, research areas, perspectives, and different countries. Our overarching goal is to build on several decades of EJ research and practice to address the seemingly intractable environmental and ecological problems of this unfolding era. How can we explore EJ amongst humans and between nature and humans, within and across generations, in an age when humans dominate the landscape? How can we better understand collective human dominance without obscuring continuing power differentials and inequities within and between human societies? What institutional and governance innovations can we adopt to address existing challenges and to promote just transitions and futures?

The symposium is April 24.25, AND IT'S FREE but you need to register by March 24th environmentaljustice.colostate.edu/conference/registration


Sponsors: School of Global Environmental Sustainability, CSU; Adapting Canadian Work and Workplaces to Respond to Climate Change, York University; College of Liberal Arts, CSU; Office of International Programs, CSU; Office of the Vice President for Research, CSU; Partnership for Air Quality, Climate & Health (PACH), CSU; Department of Philosophy, CSU
Cosponsors: ACKnowl-EJ, Autonomous University of Barcelona; Department of Policitical Science, CSU; Department of Sociology, CSU; EnvJustice, Autonomous University of Barcelona; Future Earth; The Water Center, CSU