- The Environmental Justice(EJ) IWG conducted 18 community dialogues across the country from February 2011 to November 2011. Comments and concerns of the community were recorded at each meeting. The IWG's commitment was that its agency partners would provide responses to communities about the concerns that were raised during these meetings. Read the responses to public comments received at the 2011 Alaska Forum here (link to document ).
The inaugural edition of the EJ Collaborative Newsletter is one of many opportunities the agencies are utilizing to share information and to communicate the various collaborative efforts ongoing throughout the EJ IWG. Click here to view Issue 1, Volume 1, 2011.
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA's) Office of Environmental Justice debuts the first video in its Environmental Justice 20th Anniversary Video Series. The videos commemorate two decades of working to advance environmental justice at EPA and feature representatives of non-profit organizations, businesses, federal and local governments and students sharing stories about the lessons they have learned while working for environmental justice. View the video now . For additional information regarding environmental justice updates and information, subscribe to the EPA blog, Environmental Justice in Action Blog: http://blog.epa.gov/ej.