DFLSC 2012: A Just Transition to a Green Economy | Creating a Just Green Economy: Moving Forward

January 30, 2012

Panel 4 - Creating a Just Green Economy: Moving Forward
Moderator: Ryke Longest, Director of the Duke Environmental Law and Policy Clinic
Kate Gordon*, VP for Energy Policy at the Center for American Progress
Maria Savasta-Kennedy, Professor of Law and Faculty Advisor for the Environmental Law Project at UNC Law
Savi Horne, NC Assoc. of Black Lawyers' Land Loss Prevention Project
(* indicates author in our upcoming publication)
About the Forum: The Forum's is to foster progressive discussion around important social issues. Each year the students on the journal select a theme which serves as the subject for lunch events, an annual publication of scholarly articles, and an annual symposium.
About the theme: This year's theme explores how to ensure the
environmental and economic benefits of a green economy are extended to
communities that have been disproportionately burdened by our fossil-fuel
based economy.