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Posted by: Black Women for Wellness   |   10/14/2014   |   California

Register Now for CPEHN Convening on Climate Change and Health

 
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A Forecast for Equity: Climate Change and Health in California

Already the most populous state in the country, California's population continues to grow. As a result, our environment will increasingly impact the health of vulnerable populations. Join CPEHN for an engaging discussion on the intersection of public health, environmental justice, and climate change. Presentations from Linda Rudolph, Co-Director of Public Health Institute's Climate Change and Public Health Project, and local advocates will help us collectively develop strategies for addressing the challenges facing our state.
 
  • Connect the dots between climate change and health
  • Hear how local advocates on the front lines are tackling the challenges and creating sustainable communities
  • Share ideas and take action to create a more equitable California 
Register today!

Registration is $25 for the General Public, $10 for CPEHN Network Members. The Network Member discount code is: 4EQUITY

Oakland – October 28, 2014
9:30 am to 2:30 pm
The California Endowment
1111 Broadway, 7th Floor
Co-hosts: Berkeley Youth Alternatives, California Convergence, California Partnership, Ditching Dirty Diesel Collaborative
Register for Oakland

Fresno – October 29, 2014
9:30 am to 2:30 pm
Fresno Downtown Business Hub
1444 Fulton Street
Co-hosts: California Convergence, California Partnership, California Rural Legal Assistance Foundation, Central California Regional Obesity Prevention Program
Register for Fresno

Los Angeles – November 5, 2014
9:30 am to 2:30 pm
California Community Foundation , Joan Palevsky Center
281 South Figueroa Street, Suite 100
Co-hosts: Asian and Pacific Islander Obesity Prevention Alliance, Black Women for Wellness, California Convergence, California Partnership, Occidental College Urban & Environmental Policy Institute, Physicians for Social Responsibility, Southeast Asian Community Alliance
Register for Los Angeles

San Diego – November 6, 2014
9:30 am to 2:30 pm
Sherman Heights Community Center
2258 Island Avenue
Co-hosts: California Convergence, California Partnership, Circulate San Diego, Foundation for Change, Interfaith Center for Worker Justice of San Diego County, San Diego Foundation
Register for San Diego

A Forecast for Equity: Climate Change and Health in California is co-sponsored by our ethnic partners, the Asian & Pacific Islander American Health Forum, the California Black Health Network, the California Rural Indian Health Board, and the Latino Coalition for a Healthy California.

Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided. Interpretation available by request.

A special thanks to our funders, who help make all our events possible:
California HealthCare Foundation
The California Endowment
California Primary Care Association
The California Wellness Foundation
Dignity Health
Kaiser Permanente
The San Francisco Foundation