EBC Environmental Justice Webinar: Introduction to Environmental Justice – Theory, Practice, and Real-World Consequences


Date: October 5, 2021

Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm


Phone: (617) 505-1818

Email: [email protected]


Virtual Event

Information for viewing the webinar will be shared with registered attendees in a confirmation email.

This EBC Environmental Justice program will provide an introduction of environmental justice concepts, including a background of the movement and its relationship to civil rights advocacy, a discussion of current policy and enforcement implementation at the federal, state, and local level, and a panel discussing the role of environmental justice in business operations, development opportunities, land use, and permitting.

A robust panel discussion with the audience will conclude the webinar.

General Continuing Education Certificates are awarded by the EBC for this program (2.5 training contact hours). Certificates are automatically provided via email link for registered attendees at the conclusion of the webinar.

Additional information can be found under the “Agenda Details” tab above.
Program Chairs:
  • Marc Goldstein, Managing Shareholder, Boston Office, Beveridge & Diamond PC
  • Lauren Sampson, Staff Attorney, Lawyers for Civil Rights
  • Amy Laura Cahn, Acting Director, Environmental Justice Clinic at Vermont Law School
  • Hilary Jacobs, Associate, Beveridge & Diamond PC
  • Sofia Owen, Director of Environmental Justice Legal Services, Alternatives for Community and Environment (ACE)
  • Rishi Reddi, Director of Environmental Justice, Massachusetts Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs
  • Oliver Sellers-Garcia, Director, Office of Sustainability and Environment, City of Somerville

Additional speaker information to be announced shortly.

PowerPoint Presentations: the available PowerPoint presentations will made available to the public within five business days of the conclusion of the webinar.

Webinar Recording: the recording of the webinar will be made available to registered attendees within five business days of the conclusion of the webinar.

Can’t attend? Register now as an attendee and you will receive the recording information.

Please note: EBC does not guarantee that each program speaker will be recorded, or that every PowerPoint presentation shown will be made available. Please contact EBC for specific information on speaker presentations.

Registration Details

Individual Registration

EBC Member: $25
Non-Member: $50
Government/Non-Profit: Complimentary

Group Registration

For EBC Members only – register five attendees for the price of four!
Discount will automatically be applied during online registration.

Fine Print

Please note that refunds are not available after October 5, 2021. No-shows will be charged. Please keep in mind that online registration for this webinar will close at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, October 5.

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Subsidized Registration

EBC Members Only – Ascending Professional Rate: Complimentary
Attendees who have worked in the environmental/energy sector for less than 10 years.

Can’t attend live?

Register today and receive the webinar recording within five business days of the conclusion of the webinar.

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