Climate change and inequality operate in a vicious cycle. Thanks to years of institutionalized racism and systemic inequality, communities of color and low-income populations – those least responsible for climate change – bear the greatest burden. To make sure your climate initiatives don’t perpetuate the cycle and cause unintended harm to vulnerable communities, you’ll need to thoughtfully weave racial justice considerations into every step of your climate action planning.
We understand this can feel like an insurmountable task. These are systemic problems we’re dealing with, and they require systemic solutions. So, how do you bridge justice with your climate initiatives? What tangible actions can