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Duke Univ. Environmental Law & Policy Clinic's 2019 Environmental Justice Symposium

Resilient Communities: Environmental Justice in the Face of Disaster

About this Event

Hear the voices of grassroots leaders addressing disaster preparedness and relief, and join a discussion across disciplines on lessons and next steps at the 2019 Environmental Justice Symposium. See the full agenda.

Please register for each event you will attend: the community tour, Friday's dinner and panel discussion, and Saturday's symposium.


March 8, Doris Duke Center

8:30 a.m. - 5:30 pm: Community bus tour in and around Duplin County

6:00 - 8:00 pm: Dinner and panel on NC environmental justice organizing

Saturday, March 9, Penn Pavilion

8:00 am - 5:00 pm: Keynote address by Mustafa Santiago Ali, panel on disaster response, and group discussions


Presented by the Duke Environmental Law and Policy Clinic and the Duke Integrated Toxicology and Environmental Health Program with support from the Duke Office of Faculty Advancement.

Co-sponsored by Bennett College, the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, the Environmental Law Clinic at Columbia Law School, and Vermont Law School.