Poor and minority communities are most impacted by climate change.
They should drive the narrative – and the solutions.
The Solidago Foundation’s work on environment and climate operates at the nexus of racial justice and democracy.
Communities of color suffer disproportionately when tides rise and when toxic waste is dumped next to their schools. Those responsible are not held accountable and even worse, can be the greatest barriers to a just transition to a clean, renewable energy economy.
We support community-based organizations and funders build strategies and capacities to connect people to their power. Once realized, communities can leverage that power by crafting policy and giving voice to their fight for safe and healthy environments.
How We Do It
Whitepaper: Harnessing Climate Narrative Project
About Our Work
It’s not easy for families in Lambert’s Point, Virginia to open their windows. Nothing is structurally wrong with the frames. But there is something terribly wrong with the air outside…