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CCHE Convening: Communities Driving Health & Climate

Environment, Health

The Kresge Foundation hosted its third annual Climate Change Health & Equity convening, “Communities Driving Health & Climate: From Surviving to Thriving,” November 3-4, 2021. This two-day event brought together all CCHE grantees and partners to explore and share successes, challenges, and best practices around accelerating work at the intersection of climate change, health, and racial equity. Participants discussed topics such as the momentum around climate and health, the successes and challenges in influencing and changing climate and health policy, and understanding community-driven approaches to addressing climate and health.


Program Guide


Welcome and Opening Keynote

Creating Justice Through Policy Advocacy

Cultural Organizing Using Cultural Expression to Mobilize Communities

Deepening Community Health Partnerships

Investing in Energy Justice

Closing Keynote


Deepening Community Health Partnerships

Embedding Equity in Emergency Response Structure

Evaluation and Learning in CCHE

Investing in Energy Justice

Promoting Health and Wellness Through Resilience Hubs