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GreenLatinos Announces Power-packed Full Line-up of Winter Summit Speakers

Desiree Kane

Mon Jan 17 2022 08:00:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

**Seguido en Español**


Join us tomorrow for the GreenLatinos Winter National Summit where we will be gearing up for a big year of action around climate change, clean energy, equitable access to transportation and nature, and so much more. We are focusing on the impact of these issues for Latinos through three days of high-powered, engaging and impactful keynotes, breakout sessions, and community discussions. We are thrilled to join together as we activate one of the nation’s largest Latino environmental liberation networks over what will be three amazing days, this Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. Note: The Plenary sessions will have Spanish interpretation*.


Unete con nosotros mañana para nuestra reunión GreenLatinos Winter National Summit donde nos prepararemos para un gran año de acción en torno al cambio climático, la energía limpia, el acceso equitativo al transporte y a la naturaleza, y mucho más. Nos estamos centrando en el impacto de estos temas para la comunidad Latina a través de tres días de keynotes, sesiones de grupos de alto poder, involucrando e impactantes, y discusiones comunitarias. Estamos encantados de unirnos al activar una de las redes de Latinos por la liberación ambiental más grandes de la nación en lo que serán tres días asombrosos, este Martes, Miércoles y Jueves. Las sesiones principales tendrán interpretación en español*.


Here is the full line up on EST time/Aquí está la línea completa en hora de la EST:


Tuesday, 1/18/2022

  • 12:00 - 1:00pm EST:  President's Greeting and Global Framing: What this Moment in History Demands of Us*

  • 1:00 - 2:00pm EST: Una Plática with the White House Council on Environmental Quality Chair Brenda Mallory*

  • 2:00 - 2:30pm EST:  GreenLatinos 2021-2024 Strategic Plan: Rising from 2020: Ready to Gather, Grow, Go!*

  • 2:30 - 3:30pm EST: GreenLatinos Policy Priority: Public Lands and Ocean

  • 3:00 - 4:00pm EST: GreenLatinos Policy Priority: Clean Transportation

  • 3:30 - 4:30pm EST: GreenLatinos Policy Priority: Colorado State Program

  • 4:00 - 5:00pm EST: GreenLatinos Policy Priority: Climate Change and Clean Air

  • 4:30 - 5:30pm EST: GreenLatinos Policy Priority: Water Equity

  • 5:30 - 6:30pm EST: Exploring identity and culture entre nuestra comunidad

Wednesday - 1/19/2022

  • 12:00 - 12:35pm EST: Una Plática con Senator Ben Ray Luján of New Mexico*

  • 12:35 - 12:55pm EST: Keynote Remarks by Secretary Deb Haaland*

  • 1:00 - 2:00pm EST: Una Platica con Environmental Justice Leader Richard Moore*

  • 2:00 - 3:00pm EST: GreenLatinos Protecting America the Beautiful

  • 2:00 - 3:00pm EST:  Climate and Water in South Texas: Saving the River with Science and Grassroots Organizations

  • 3:00 - 4:00pm EST: The Future of Ports: Greening Supply Chains in our Comunidad

  • 3:00 - 4:00pm EST: Equitable access to nature

  • 4:00 - 5:00pm EST: Culturally-Sensitive, Multilingual Engagement of Immigrants in NEPA

  • 4:00 - 5:00pm EST: Conservando el Caribe Mexicano: The region that unites USA & Mexic

  • 5:30 - 6:30pm EST: Evening Networking session: Leah V Speaks


Thursday - 1/20/2022

  • 12:00 - 12:30pm EST: Una Plática with U.S. Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg*

  • 12:30 - 1:00pm EST: Networking Opportunity*

  • 1:00 - 1:45pm EST: Latino Climate Justice Framework*

  • 2:00 - 2:30pm EST: Una Plática con White House National Climate Advisor Gina McCarthy*

  • 2:30 - 3:00pm EST: Advancing Community-Led Federal Environmental Justice For All

  • 3:00 - 4:00pm EST: Conservando Nuestras raíces: Luchando for our zero waste roots

  • 3:00 - 4:00pm EST: Implementation of investments at the state level

  • 4:00 - 5:00pm EST: Turning the Tide on Fossil Fuels

  • 7:30 - 8:30pm EST: Closing by Mark and Gabriela Sepulveda Performance

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