Visualizing Equity Through NEPA

  • The National Environmental Justice Conference, Inc. will present the second in its series of virtual workshops and training programs on

    June 21, 2021 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

    Visualizing Equity Through NEPA

    This session will be a panel discussion on NEPA and Environmental Justice in a Pandemic/Climate Change/Racial Inequality Society. Topics will include
    “Setting the Stage: The Relationship of NEPA and Environmental Justice through Executive Orders,” “Diagnosing Basic Needs and Safety: Nature of Environmental, Health and Economic Equity Challenges Facing Underserved Communities,” and “Problem Solving: How NEPA Can Address Equity in Underserved Communities.”


    Denise C. Freeman, M.S.
    Senior Advisor to the Deputy Director for Energy Justice
    Office of Economic Impact and Diversity
    U.S. Department of Energy

    B. Suzi Ruhl, JD, M.P.H
    Senior Research Scientist
    Assistant Clinical Professor, Child Study Center, Yale School of Medicine
    Director of Policy, Elevate Policy Lab, Yale School of Public Health

    Carolyn L. Nelson, P.E.
    Civil Engineer, Sr. Project Development/Environmental Specialist
    Office of Project Development and Environmental Review
    USDOT-Federal Highway Administration

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    For More Information Contact:

    Lloyd Moore
    Conference Coordinator
    (202) 827-2224