Just Sustainabilities in Policy, Planning, and Practice
Thursday, February 8, 2018
Convocation — 11 a.m., Hoversten Chapel, Foss Center (Free and Open to the Public)
Lunch with members of the Augsburg Community (Invitation only) — 12:30 pm
Meeting with Environmental Studies faculty (Invitation only) — 2:00 pm
Julian Agyeman, Ph.D. FRSA FRGS is a Professor of Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning at Tufts University in Medford, Massachusetts, USA. He is the originator of the concept of “just sustainabilities,” the full integration of social justice and sustainability, defined as “the need to ensure a better quality of life for all, now and into the future, in a just and equitable manner, whilst living within the limits of supporting ecosystems.” Learn more about his work at http://julianagyeman.com/.
This event is sponsored by Paul ’63 and LaVonne (Olson) Batalden ’63.