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Women, Climate Change, & Human Rights: First Annual Special Assembly
December 8, 2012
Santa Monica, California
Time: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: SGI Culture of Peace Resource Center, 606 Wilshire Blvd.
Join The Greater Los Angeles Chapter (USNC) for UN Women for an intimate and dynamic afternoon full of speakers, green community vendors, music, organic food, artists, and activists.
PSR-LA Executive Director, Martha Dina Argüello, will be part of a stellar panel of experts from the fields of academia, politics, education, and activism who will address women’s coping capacities, identify gender-sensitive strategies to respond to climate change and discuss effective actions against climate change through gender equality.
RSVP: Tickets can be purchased online or make checks payable to The Greater Los Angeles Chapter (USNC) for UN WOMEN 222 Washington Ave. No. 20, Santa Monica, CA 90403
GLA Chapter Member Seating: $25 Donation
Non-Member Seating: $35 Donation
This event is sponsored by The Greater Los Angles Chapter of The United States National Committee for UN Women; The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women.
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Too Dirty, Too Dangerous
PSR's report, Too Dirty, Too Dangerous: Why Health Professionals Reject Methane, based on summaries of recent medical and scientific studies, clearly conveys the health threats that accompany use of methane as a fuel. Read more »
Climate Change and Famine
Climate change is already threatening the Earth’s ability to produce food. These effects are expected to worsen as climate change worsens. Read more »
Congressional Review Act Handout
Congress is poised to use the CRA to dismantle Clean Air and Clean Water protections. CRA allows Congress by majority vote in both chambers (with limited debate and no opportunity for a filibuster) to void recently issued rules-resulting in communities losing dozens of health, safety and environmental protections. Read more »
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Eating for Climate and Health
PSR's new PowerPoint presentation on how climate change impacts food production, and agriculture's contribution to climate change.