On Thursday, December 5, 2019 – 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm EST, the Unitarian Universalist United Nations Office & UU Ministry for Earth hosted a panel discussion on creating inclusive climate policies to marginalized and forgotten groups.  The panel featured a list of speakers who represent communities at the forefront of climate change and are leaders in the movement for an equitable world.  This panel was an interactive intergenerational event with a focus on action. Watch the Livestream here:

Panelists included:

Rick Chavolla
Board of Directors Chair for American Indian Community House
Board for the NGO Committee of the UN on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.

Agnes A Harm
Deputy Permanent Representative to the Permanent Mission of Fiji to the United Nations

Rodrigo Alberto Carazo Zeledón​
Permanent Representative of Costa Rica to the United Nations

Daphne Frias
Deputy Director of Global Outreach for Zero Hour
New York State Director for March For Our Lives

Representative from the International Disability Alliance

Representative from Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s Office
14th District of New York

Moderator: Dr. Scott Carlin 
Co-Chair for the International Day of Education for Global Citizenship
Associate Professor of Geography at Long Island University’s LIU Post

More Details

RSVP on our Eventbrite page, and spread the word via the Facebook event.

Physical Event Address:

Salvation Army Auditorium
221 E. 52nd St.
New York, NY 10022

For more information contact international@uua.org.