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‘Newton’s Progress and Challenges with Climate Action’

March 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

On Thursday, March 18 from 7-8pm, join Halina Brown, Chair of the Newton Citizens Commission on Energy, for a virtual program that will describe Newton’s achievements to date on our 2019 Climate Action Plan. She will highlight the challenges ahead and will explain what citizens can do to contribute to our progress. Additionally, she will draw on the recent research findings about effective ways to reduce greenhouse gas emission and discuss Newton in the context of the goals of the Paris Climate Accords.


Halina Brown is Professor Emerita of Environmental Science and Policy at Clark University. Among other things, she is a co-founder of the Sustainable Consumption Research and Action Initiative, an international knowledge network.


To register for this free program go to https://newtonfreelibrary.libcal.com/event/7530261


Registration for this program will end two hours before the start time. The Zoom login information will be sent just after registration closes. Please be sure to check your spam folder in case it lands there.


The program is part of the Green Newton Series and is co-sponsored by Green Newton, The Newton Free Library, Mothers Out Front and 350 Mass Newton Node.