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Celebration of 2013 Goldman Environmental Prize Winners!

April 18, 2013 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

GAIA invite imageGAIA (Global Alliance for Incinerator Alternatives)is a worldwide alliance of more than 800 grassroots groups, non-governmental organizations, and individuals in over 90 countries whose ultimate vision is a just, toxic-free world without incineration.

GAIA and the Institute for Policy Studies invite you to come meet and celebrate 2013 Goldman Environmental Prize winners!

They are showing how grassroots movements can create:

  • healthy communities
  • local living economies
  • environmental & worker justice
  • zero waste and
  • clean energy solutions

The reception will include brief presentations by 3 winners of the prestigious Goldman Environmental Prize (who will be honored for their outstanding environmental leadership at a DC Prize Ceremony the day before), as well as a chance to socialize and celebrate.

Who they are must remain a mystery until the winners are announced on April 15th. But please RSVP by April 16th at (202) 787-5229 or

Host Committee:

May Boeve, * Robin Broad, American University * Charlotte Brody, BlueGreen Alliance * John Cavanagh, Institute for Policy Studies * Michael Ewall, Esq., Energy Justice Network * Kari Fulton, Environmental Justice Climate Change Initiative * Diane Ives, The Kendeda Fund * Daniel Katz, The Overbrook Foundation * Stephanie Maddin, Earthjustice * Jacqueline Patterson, NAACP Environmental and Climate Justice, * Brenda Platt, Institute for Local Self-Reliance * Javid Syed, American Jewish World Service * Joe Uehlein, Labor Network for Sustainability * Elizabeth Yeampierre, Esq., UPROSE * Timi Gerson, American Jewish World Service * Robert Engelman, Worldwatch Institute * Tom Kruse, Rockefeller Brothers Fund * Ellen Dorsey, Wallace Global Fund * Lisa Renstrom, Interfaith Power and Light * Stuart Clarke, Town Creek Foundation


April 18, 2013
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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