Register for the EJ Awards tomorrow night Friday 12/10 @ 5:30-6:30 pm https://nmelc-ejseries-yucca.eventbrite.com YUCCA was awarded the Youth Earth Protector Award. About the award: Youth Earth Protector Award—This is the first year the Law Center will be giving out this award, which goes out to a youth (age 20 or younger) who has demonstrated great leadership and vision in protecting New Mexico's air, water and/or land for current and future generations. Individuals or organ
We were a part of a League of Women Voters of Santa Fe County Webinar panel on December 1, 2021. This was a general presentation to inform more members of our community about who we are and why we are demanding action for a livable future!
Commentary in Source NM | by: JONATHAN JUAREZ-ALONZO It should be no surprise that these same companies behind those generational lies are now selling us false solutions that continue to line the pockets of their CEOs at the expense of the health and the wellbeing of our planet.
Save the Date! Thursday, December 2, 2021 | 5:30-7:00 PM NM Environmental Law Center's Environmental Justice Series Join us for a community conversation where we will be presenting on our work and on the importance of youth leadership and involvement in the legislative session as well as the obstacles we face.
MY VIEW JONATHAN JUAREZ-ALONZO | Nov 16, 2021 With the conclusion of the 26th United Nations COP (Conference of the Parties) — and our state’s delegation back at home — should New Mexicans be proud of our state’s role in the global fight to tackle climate change? We are in the 11th hour of this climate emergency. Ahead of this round of international talks, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change issued its 2021 report that stated unequivocally — we are not just failing
COP26 (Conference of the Parties) is underway until November 12 in Glasgow, Scotland this week. All parties/countries who've signed on to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change are set to attend. If you're not familiar with COP, the intention is for world leaders to meet regularly & address climate change. With the publication of the latest 2021 IPCC report just months ago stating we're at a tipping point globally, the need for action to cut global emissions by half in
Get Out The Vote!
Good morning friend,
We're just days away from the end of local municipal elections in Santa Fe! We have some information for you and your communities as we head towards the Tuesday, November 2nd Election Day! We asked local City of Santa Fe candidates to fill out our Climate Questionnaire! Please check out our election website (www.yuccaaction.org)!
ALSO, we were at the 2021 Climate Summit hosted by Speaker Egolf & NM green groups earlier this week. We br
VIEW FULL UPDATE HERE Earth Care July 2021 Newsletter
We at Earth Care have been busy this summer with our youth intern program and community development work. This week we have some great events in the community, including DACA renewal clinics every Friday! Check them out below.
En Earth Care hemos estado ocupados este verano con nuestro programa de pasantes para jóvenes y el trabajo de desarrollo comunitario. Esta semana tenemos grandes eventos en la comu