Summit Recording
Just Transition & Green New Deal 2021
The fifth of our 2021 six-part community-built online education and collaboration series.
Just Transition & Green New Deal October 2021 Summit Recording


9:05 AM Cheryl Davila, Chair CEMTF & Former Councilmember

Land Acknowledgement

Corrina Gould, Tribal Chair, Confederated Villages of Lisjan, Co Director Sogorea Te Land Trust


9:15 AM Dr. Daniel M. Kammen Professor and Chair, Energy and Resources Group, University of California, Berkeley

Introducing the Day

9:30 AM Amos White, Vice Chair, CEMTF

Panel I

9:35 AM Racism is NOT Green / Colonization Not Green

Facilitator: Armando Davila, Co-Founder CEMTF, Activist

Lara Kirswani, Arab Resource Organizing Center (AROC)

Andres Soto, Communities for a Better Environment (CBE)

Cynthia Naha, Hopi Tribal Member, Former Director of Santo Domingo Pueblo

Panel II

10:40 AM What Does Just Transition Mean to......Unhoused, food insecure & sustainability, activists and Indigenous communities?

Facilitator: Sara Diefendorf, CEMTF Fundraising & Steering Committees

Yesica Prado, Berkeley Friends on Wheels

Nilang Gor, Cultivate Empathy for All

Jacob Johns, Arm in Arm

Jill Sherman-Warne, Native American Environmental Protection Coalition

Wrap Up

11:40 AM Elaine McCarty, CEMTF Steering & Legislative Committees

Just Transition/ Green New Deal Toolkit

Jack Lucero Fleck, CEMTF Steering and Planning & Logistic Committee

Just Transition/ GND Evaluation Survey

Closing Remarks

11:50 AM Cheryl Davila