Tuesday, Sept. 14 -- 7-8PM USET: "Climate Change, Local Communities, and a Fair Transition" Webinar
Local communities must be be part of the climate solutions we need -- and we must leave no one behind!
You are invited to attend a free, live Zoom webinar -- on Tuesday, September 14, 2021, from 7:00 to 8:00 PM USET.
Jamie Shinn, PhD, will be the main speaker. Dr. Shinn is an Assistant Professor of Geography at West Virginia University in Morgantown.
Dr. Shinn's current research focus is on community resilience in Southern West Virginia and Africa, and the ways that humans respond to critical situations like extreme weather and flooding.
Dr. Shinn is a member of the West Virginia Climate Change Professional Development project - a collaboration between scientists, science communicators, media consultants, social activists, and educators to work with West Virginia teachers on climate science and communication.
Discussion panelists will include Angie Rosser, Executive Director of the West Virginia Rivers Coalition; and Nicolas Zegre, Professor of Forest Hydrology at West Virginia University.
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Register today to reserve your place for this expert discussion of challenges and strategies for communities affected by climate change and the energy transition.
A webinar recording will be available for registrants who cannot attend. We do not share your contact information.
The Summer 2021 Fair Transition Webinar Series is sponsored by the West Virginia Center on Climate Change (“WV3C”), partnering with the WV University College of Law Center for Energy and Sustainable Development, and the WV Climate Alliance.
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