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The California Environmental Justice Alliance (CEJA) and California Environmental Justice Alliance Action (CEJA Action) released their 6th Environmental Justice Scorecard for the 2018 Legislative Session. It assesses how well California's elected officials supported actions to address environmental impacts on disadvantaged communities.
California is a global leader in using, investing in, and advancing research to set proactive climate change policy. Its Climate Change Assessments provide the scientific foundation for understanding vulnerabilities at the local scale and crafting responses through state policies, plans, programs, and guidance.
The Environmental Justice Working Group released a series of recommendations to the California State Lands Commission in support of more fair and inclusive management of California's public lands and waters, including honoring the relationship of Indigenous Peoples to state lands, helping accelerate a just transition to clean energy, and helping reduce the impact transportation and commercial activities have on disadvantaged communities.
The Climate Justice Working Group developed a climate justice policy and funding strategy to address the physical, environmental, economic, and health impacts on vulnerable communities caused by climate change.
How do voters of color perceive climate change in California? They see it as a major threat to the future generations and an issue we must address before it's too late. Read the policy recommendations to learn more.
How do voters of color perceive climate change in California? They see it as a major threat to the future generations and an issue we must address before it's too late. Read the poll summary to learn more.