BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//ChamberMaster//Event Calendar 2.0//EN METHOD:PUBLISH X-PUBLISHED-TTL:P3D REFRESH-INTERVAL:P3D CALSCALE:GREGORIAN BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART;TZID=/America/Phoenix:20190828T150000 DTEND;TZID=/America/Phoenix:20190828T170000 X-MICROSOFT-CDO-ALLDAYEVENT:FALSE SUMMARY:Latinos Work For Climate Change Forum DESCRIPTION:Climate Change is a very real threat to our quality of life. That\nthreat is even more dire to communities of color\, particularly those that live\nin areas vulnerable to pollution and extreme weather. Climate Change also\npresents a unique opportunity to drive our economy towards clean energy\nsolutions that would make our air and water cleaner while energizing local\neconomies.\n \n Arizona is ground zero for this critical policy debate. Arizona's Latino electorate is rapidly growing and their federal representatives know they can no longer ignore this significant constituency. During the August recess\, UnidosUS Action Fund's activity will make it clear to Arizona's federal officials that Latinos demand solutions to address Climate Change and to grow the new Green Economy. \n \n UnidosUS Action Fund and our affiliate partner the Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce will organize a "Latinos Work For Climate Change Forum" August recess event in Arizona to highlight Latino leaders' engagement in solutions to Climate Change through workforce and small business development.Panel ModeratorIris HermosilloABC 15 Morning MeteorologistPanelistsGloria Monta o GreeneAdvocacy Director\, Chispa ArizonaSandy WhitleyVolunteer/Group Leader/Liaison\, Citizens' Climate LobbySupervisor Elizabeth ArchuletaCoconino County\, ArizonaVictor ContrerasChicanos Por La CausaMick DalrympleDirector\, University Sustainability Practices\, Arizona State University X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:

Climate Change is a very real threat to our quality of life. That\nthreat is even more dire to communities of color\, particularly those that live\nin areas vulnerable to pollution and extreme weather. Climate Change also\npresents a unique opportunity to drive our economy towards clean energy\nsolutions that would make our air and water cleaner while energizing local\neconomies.

Arizona is ground zero for this critical policy debate. Arizona&rsquo\;s Latino electorate is rapidly growing and their federal representatives know they can no longer ignore this significant constituency. During the August recess\, UnidosUS Action Fund&rsquo\;s activity will make it clear to Arizona&rsquo\;s federal officials that Latinos demand solutions to address Climate Change and to grow the new Green Economy.

 \;UnidosUS Action Fund and our affiliate partner the Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce will organize a "\;Latinos Work For Climate Change Forum"\; August recess event in Arizona to highlight Latino leaders&rsquo\; engagement in solutions to Climate Change through workforce and small business development.

Panel Moderator

Iris Hermosillo

ABC 15 Morning Meteorologist

Panelists

Gloria Montañ\;o Greene

Advocacy Director\, Chispa Arizona

Sandy Whitley

Volunteer/Group Leader/Liaison\, Citizens&rsquo\; Climate Lobby

Supervisor Elizabeth Archuleta

Coconino County\, Arizona

Victor Contreras

Chicanos Por La Causa

Mick Dalrymple

Director\, University Sustainability Practices\, Arizona State University


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