Juliana v. United States: Fossil fuel

On Sunday, March 3, 60 Minutes aired a report about an attorney that filed a lawsuit in 2015 on behalf of a group of 21 children from across the country who want the courts to block the US government from continuing its support of fossil fuels. The case, Juliana vs....

1st Quarterly Meeting: Greene County

Join us for NCEJN’s first Quarterly Meeting of 2019 in Greene County! We’ll be discussing Environmental Justice issue updates & the Green County education system. Attend to learn more and find out how you can get involved! Light breakfast & lunch...

CALL TO ACTION: NC Swine General Permit

Until March 4, North Carolinians have a chance to tell the NC Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) to update the state’s animal feeding operation permits so that they will protect our health, rivers, and drinking water and address cumulative and racially...

DEQ’S  “COMMUNITY MAPPING TOOL”  

The Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) has been required to develop an environmental justice (EJ) mapping tool. They are holding three public meetings and is currently accepting public input on the tool. Scroll to the bottom of the page to find out how you can...

NC Climate Justice Summit

Do you want to learn new skills to protect your community from climate disasters? Do you believe everyone deserves clean air, pure water and a healthy environment? Do you want your local economy to provide good jobs so everyone can thrive? If your answer is yes to...