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Combatting False Solutions in Climate Policy

November 7 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Free with RSVP

José Bravo is the Executive Director for the Just Transition Alliance (JTA), where he works directly with Environmental Justice (EJ) Communities and Labor (organized and unorganized) to develop best practices and build meaningful and impactful alliances. José is also the National Campaign Coordinator of the Campaign for Healthier Solutions (CHS), a community driven campaign towards healthier discount stores.

Bravo’s work in social justice issues is rooted from his upbringing in the Southern California fields alongside both his parents. Bravo has also been doing work on immigrant rights issues since his days as a student organizer in the 80’s to the present. His participation in the Environmental Justice (EJ) movement since 1990, has over the years gained him recognition as a national and international leader in the EJ movement and co-founder and leader of the Just Transition Movement.

If the above RSVP form is not working, please email gcities@uic.edu to RSVP.

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Details

Date:
November 7
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Cost:
Free with RSVP
Event Category:

Organizer

Great Cities Institute
Phone:
312.996.8700
Email:
gcities@uic.edu

Venue

Great Cities Institute
412 South Peoria Street
Chicago, IL 60607 United States
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Phone:
312.996.8700