Green for All to Host Call on Green Job Strategies

Green for All, an organization working to build an inclusive green economy strong enough to lift people out of poverty, is hosting a learning call on High Road Agreements. High Road Agreements are strategies to ensure that green projects create good jobs, a strong economy, and equitable opportunity. Join the call to see how these agreements are being structured and how they might be incorporated into other green projects happening in Appalachia.

Included in the call will be several of the national experts leading the incorporation of these agreements into public contracts, including

•Julian Gross – Director, Community Benefits Law Center
•Pam Fendt – Green Jobs Marketing Representative (WI), LIUNA Great Lakes Region Organizing Committee
•Christie, Baumel – Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant Manager, Seattle Office of Sustainability and Environment

The call will be on Tuesday, October 26th at 3 pm Eastern Standard Time.

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Kristin Tracz

About Kristin Tracz

Kristin Tracz served MACED’s Research and Policy team from 2009-2012 working on clean energy policy, energy efficiency programs and the Appalachian Transition Initiative. She joined MACED after finishing her Master of Environmental Management degree at the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies. She now lives and works in Washington, DC.