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JUST MOVEMENT: Creating Equitable Pathways for Migration in the Wake of Climate Disaster

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Across the globe, the effects of climate change-related disasters are exacerbating humanitarian crises, widening inequality, and driving vulnerable populations to move. To meet this challenge, we have the opportunity to craft lasting protections for those displaced across borders and equity-focused policies to help long-standing communities adapt their lives and livelihoods to a changing climate. Please join this timely discussion with our illustrious panelists, hosted by one of the nation’s leading refugee agencies, Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service (LIRS):

Panelists:

Maxine Burkett, Senior Advisor to the Office of the Special Presidential Envoy for Climate (SPEC)

Swapna Reddy, Co-founder and Co-Executive Director of the Asylum Seeker Advocacy Project (ASAP)

Bill McKibben, co-founder and Senior Advisor at 350.org & The New Yorker Contributing Author

Krish O’Mara Vignarajah, CEO and President of Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service (LIRS)

Learn more at www.lirs.org/climate-hub

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