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Western's Sustainability Engagement Institute develops educational opportunities and systems-change for a more sustainable, just future. Among its many responsibilities, the institute convenes the President’s Sustainability Council in order to progress the goals established by the university’s Sustainability Action Plan.

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Students protesting for climate change
Jan 12
AW-204: Thursday, Jan 12 - 4:30 pm

Nick Engelfried

Founder of Reconnect Earth and author of Movement Makers: How Young Activists Upended the Politics of Climate Change. In this talk, author and educator Nick Engelfried will read excerpts from Movement Makers: How Young Activists Upended the Politics of Climate Change (movementmakersclimate.com [movementmakersclimate.com]), and share insights gained from writing and researching a book that explores how more than two decades of youth climate activism brought us to this political moment.