An Important Seminar about solving the Challenges of rising Temperatures together … “Let’s Beat the Heat”!
Regeneratión-Pájaro Valley will host its second “Climate of Hope” Forum On-Line on Wednesday, August 5th beginning at 3:00pm. This important event, with Spanish Interpretation available, will provide essential information and facilitate the discussion on the challenges, ongoing actions and long-range strategies to solve the effects of climate change.
Scheduled Speakers include:
• Assemblyman Robert Rivas, 30th California Assembly District
• Yana Garcia, The California Environmental Protection Agency’s Deputy Secretary for Environmental Justice, Tribal Affairs and Border Relations
• Rebecca Garcia, Mayor of Watsonville
• Claudia Tibbs, Sustainability Professional and Conservation Communicator, La Eco Latina
• Javier Zamora, JSM Organics
• Dr. Flavio Cornejo, Salud Para la Gente
Presenters will also share the results of Regeneratión-Pájaro Valley’s recently-completed survey on the climate impacts on Pajaro Valley Farmers.
In addition, the event will feature a Panel of local Climate and Equity Experts moderated by Natalie Hernandez, a Specialist in Environmental Policy and Community Planning with diverse experience with the California Natural Resources Agency, California Air Resources Board, and Institute for Local Government.
The forum will also highlight “Campesinos: Workers of the Land”, the Pajaro Valley Arts Presentation currently being exhibited through Pajaro Valley Arts in Watsonville created to honor the dignity of our “Campesinos” / Agricultural Workers and Farmers.
Virtual networking opportunities will follow this webinar for continuing the conversation on this extremely important topic.
Please join Regeneratión-Pájaro Valley to learn and gain invaluable information from this panel of outstanding experts through their factual presentations and in-depth discussions on how agricultural communities are being affected by rising temperatures and the relevant strategies for centering climate actions and solutions on equity.
DATE: Wednesday, August 5th
TIME: 3:00pm to 5:00pm (PST)
MÁS INFORMACIÓN: Este Foro Bilingüe en Línea tendrá Interpretación en Español disponible.
For more information on Regeneratión-Pájaro Valley, please visit: https://www.Regenerationpajarovalley.org/