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EJ Youth Vanguard Award

WE WILL NOT BE ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS FOR 2020. Overview  We believe in our young people and their desire to make our communities cleaner, safer, and productive. Environmental justice (EJ) means that people of all races, cultures, and incomes should be able to live in...

Say NO to Enviva’s expansion!

Every single year, the wood pellet industry destroys tens of thousands of acres of Southern forests, turns them into wood pellets, and ships them overseas to be burned for electricity in faraway power stations. The world’s largest wood pellet producer, Enviva, is...

June Quarterly Meeting

Join us for NCEJN’s second Quarterly Meeting of 2019! BE SURE TO RSVP.

We’ll be discussing Environmental Justice issue updates in North Carolina and learning from impacted communities. Attend to learn more and find out how you can get involved!

Continental breakfast & lunch will be served.

Constitutional Challenge to 711 & 467

NC Environmental Justice Network, Rural Empowerment Association for Community Help (REACH), Waterkeepers Alliance, and Winyah Rivers Alliance have filed a constitutional challenge to state laws limiting nuisance suits against industrial hog operations, contending...

Webinar: Bio(gas) Hazards: Dirty Air, Factory Farms and Climate

Join us for an important webinar about why manure-to-energy is a false solution. We’ll look at the flawed economic reasoning behind it, learn about the harms to communities on the front lines of this buildout, and talk about real energy solutions to address the climate crisis. Be sure to RSVP!