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Friday Forum x Conversation Café: Earth Day and Environmental Justice: Allies or Enemies?, McKenzie Johnson

Event Type
Diversity and Social Justice Education
University YMCA, 1001 S. Wright St., Champaign
Apr 26, 2024   12:00 - 1:00 pm  
McKenzie Johnson
Originating Calendar
Diversity & Social Justice Education

McKenzie Johnson is an Assistant Professor at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences. Working across the fields of environmental politics, human security, and environmental justice, her research examines the role of environmental governance and policy in building a more just and sustainable world. She has worked in a variety of contexts in South Asia, West Africa, Latin America, and North America. She has received research funding from NASA, the National Science Foundation, and the United States Institute for Peace. Her work has been published in World Development, Environmental Politics, International Affairs, Global Environmental Change, and Global Environmental Politics, as well as other journals.

Free lunch from Y Thai Eatery!

Series sponsored by Center for Advanced Study, Center for Global Studies and U.S. Department of Education Title VI Grant, College of ACES, College of Education, Counseling Center, Department of African American Studies, Department of Psychology, Department of Urban & Regional Planning, Education Justice Project, First Mennonite Church of Champaign-Urbana, Humanities Research Institute, Illini Hillel, Institute for Sustainability, Energy, and Environment, League of Women Voters of Champaign County, Office of the Provost, Office of the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs, School of Social Work, Sinai Temple, Social Action Council of the Unitarian-Universalist Church of Urbana-Champaign, Student Cultural Programming Fee, Urbana Champaign Friends Meeting, Urbana-Champaign Reproductive Justice, and Women & Gender in Global Perspectives. 

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