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Labor Leading on Climate Initiative

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The Labor Leading on Climate Initiative advances knowledge, policies, and practices to enhance the role of labor and working people in addressing the environmental and climate crises.

Skinner to speak at CPC Carbon Neutral Summit

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Lara Skinner, Director of the Labor Leading on Climate Initiative at the Worker Institute, will speak at the Carbon Neutral Summit panel on Wednesday, January 13th from 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM EST. Skinner will be speaking on the panel focused on “Prioritizing Climate Justice.”

The Community Preservation Corporation (CPC) and NYSERDA are co-hosting a Carbon Neutral Summit focused on decarbonizing the built environment in New York State. Summit sessions will cover climate action in NYC and NYS, prioritizing climate justice, and strategies for building decarbonization.

Speakers include:

  • Mark Willis, Senior Policy Fellow, NYU Furman Center for Real Estate and Urban Policy
  • John Williams, Vice President for Policy and Regulatory Affairs, NYSERDA
  • Daphany Rose Sanchez, Executive Director, Kinetic Communities
  • Dr. Lara Skinner, Director, Labor Leading on Climate Initiative, The Worker Institute, Cornell University

Register here.

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