Tikvat Israel Congregation Rockville MD

A Friendly, Participatory and Egalitarian Conservative Synagogue in Rockville, Maryland

An Introduction to Environmental Justice

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Date(s) - Thursday, April 22, 2021
8:00 pm

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Earth Day Lecture “An Introduction to Environmental Justice”
 
Part of TI’s “La’asot Tzedakah U’Mishpat: To Do What Is Just and Right 2021”
 
Our speakers are Rujeko Muza, Esq. and Hilary Jacobs, Esq., both are associates with Beveridge & Diamond, noted environmental DC law firm. 
 
Muza and Jacobs will provide an overview of the history and evolution of the environmental justice movement. They will also discuss key developments in the emerging environmental justice landscape and provide suggestions for how congregants can become more active and educated in this space.