Environmental Justice

Climate Change, Energy, Environmental Justice, State and Local, Sustainability, Water

Building a Greener Future – Infrastructure and Its Role in Climate Change

Melenie Lerche (she/her)Fordham Law ELR Staffer ’23 Conversations about environmental sustainability typically focus on how we can prevent further degradation to the remaining environment.  Strategies commonly include mitigating rainforest demolition, placing restrictions on carbon emissions,

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Admin Law, Civil Rights, Climate Change, Energy, Environmental Justice, Events, Practitioners / Professionals / Professors, Public Lands, Racial Justice, State and Local

Urban Climate Change and the Law: On Just Environmental Policy Reform in the U.S.

Abstract: There is no single solution that can eliminate the adverse environmental impacts of our current unjust political and economic systems. Our means of addressing the intersection of social injustices, societal systems of exploitation, and

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