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Building Health Equity Podcast | Practicing Environmental Justice

The second episode of the Building Health Equity webinar series has been converted into a podcast for easier listening on the go! We’ve partnered with the Share Public Health podcast series to bring you this episode. This podcast is formatted from the Practicing Environmental Justice webinar, discussing how… Read More »Building Health Equity Podcast | Practicing Environmental Justice

Recorded Webinar | Building Health Equity Webinar Series: Renewable Energy Equity Practice in Iowa

View the ninth installment of the Building Health Equity webinar series: Renewable Energy Equity Practice in Iowa. We featured Kerri Johannsen, Energy Program Director for the Iowa Environmental Council, and David Osterberg, Professor Emeritus of Occupational and Environmental Health at the University of Iowa. We discussed… Read More »Recorded Webinar | Building Health Equity Webinar Series: Renewable Energy Equity Practice in Iowa

The Environmental Justice Index: Ranking Cumulative Health Impacts

This recorded webinar episode produced by the American Public Health Association describes the Environmental Justice Index (EJI), the first national, place-based tool designed to measure the cumulative impacts of environmental burden through the lens of human health and health equity. This webinar discusses the development… Read More »The Environmental Justice Index: Ranking Cumulative Health Impacts

Creating the Healthiest Nation: Environmental Justice for All

Environmental justice is the fair treatment and involvement of all people regardless of race, color, national origin, or income with respect to the development, implementation, and enforcement of environmental laws, regulations and policy. Through this American Public Health Association resource, gain a better understanding of the… Read More »Creating the Healthiest Nation: Environmental Justice for All

Recorded Webinar | Building Health Equity Webinar Series: Practicing Environmental Justice

View the recording of our second webinar of the Building Health Equity Webinar series, Practicing Environmental Justice, via Zoom. This webinar featured Dr. Surindar Dhesi from the University of Birmingham School of Geography, Earth, and Environmental Sciences and Jacques Colon, strategic manager for the city of… Read More »Recorded Webinar | Building Health Equity Webinar Series: Practicing Environmental Justice

Engaging Communities for Health Equity and Environmental Justice

The Engaging Communities for Health Equity and Environmental Justice guide created by the California Department of Public Health explains the department’s previous and ongoing work with communities to address environmental justice concerns. This resource, highlighting promising practices for partnering with communities, is intended for local… Read More »Engaging Communities for Health Equity and Environmental Justice