Congratulations to @JacquiPatt of the @ChisholmLegacy
In September 2020, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) allocated $9.6 billion for electric system work in Puerto Rico. Subsequently, more federal funds have been committed, bringing the total to approximately $12 billion.
Many of those with the largest megaphones about the importance of mitigating climate change are white: Bill Gates, Elon Musk, Joe Biden, John Kerry, Greta Thunberg, Al Gore, and more recently, Jeff Bezos, to name few.
But the effects of climate change often hit people of color the hardest.
The Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) is a leading science-based advocacy organization whose mission is to put rigorous, independent science to work to solve the planet’s most pressing problems. UCS seeks to become an anti-racist organization, and to center justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion (JEDI) in its culture and work. UCS has created two new […]
Senator Joe Manchin made his name as a climate justice villain. It’s the campaign message he ran on in 2010, defying President Obama’s climate legislation, and it’s the reason he has taken up so much space in our news feeds lately— Manchin has made it his mission to shut down attempts at environmental reforms aimed […]
Green Leadership Trust Announces New Executive Director, Emira Woods, Global Justice Strategist Washington, DC — The Green Leadership Trust (GLT), an influential network of people of color who serve as fiduciaries for environmental organizations and foundations, has named Emira Woods as its next Executive Director. Woods brings decades of experience as a leader, analyst, and […]
The Center for International Environmental Law (CIEL) is searching for a Multimedia Content Specialist to expand the organization’s capacity to use creative visual communications to advance CIEL’s mission. The Specialist will execute the organization’s visual brand strategy, develop print and digital materials, and design and deliver an array of multimedia collateral (report layout, graphics, videos, […]
The Center for International Environmental Law seeks a Grant Manager/Senior Grant Writer to lead the effective and efficient administration of a robust grants portfolio throughout the entire grant life-cycle, including pre-award prospecting, designing and developing proposals, and post-award planning, implementation, monitoring, sub-contract management and grant close-out procedures/reporting. The Grants Manager/Senior Grant Writer will create high […]
The School of Environmental Sustainability (SES; www.luc.edu/sustainability) at Loyola University Chicago (LUC; www.luc.edu) invites applications for a full-time, tenure track position in Ecology at the Assistant or Associate Professor level, beginning fall 2022. Area of specialization is open and people with expertise in urban ecology, soil ecology, and/or microbial ecology are particularly encouraged to apply. […]