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Building Power in the Environmental Movement Series (Part 1): Tracking Progress on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Environmental Law

  • January 28, 2021
  • 12:30pm–1:30pm
  • Online event

A video recording of the event is available here.

The environmental law field has been slower to diversify than the larger environmental movement. What are the best strategies for addressing this? And what are firms and other legal organizations already doing that is working? To discuss these questions, we were joined by experts working on promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion at environmental NGOs and law firms. 

Opening remarks:

Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke (NY-09)


Philip McAdoo , Vice President of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, Earthjustice
Paula J. Schauwecker, Principal at Beveridge & Diamond, PC 
Stefanie Johnson, Associate professor of Organizational Leadership and Information Analytics, Leeds School of Business, University of Colorado Boulder
Andres Jimenez, Executive Director, Green 2.0

Save the dates: 
March 25: BIPOC Attorneys on Careers in Environmental Law (Part 2) 
April 15: Environmental Justice and New York’s Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act (Part 3)