Interactive panel of MA youth present successful cases - roxbury environmental empowerment project
Learning Areas:Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Public health or related public policy
Discuss campaign design and strategies of a policy change campaign that engages youth. Describe effective policy change campaigns that engaged youth.
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am the Program Director for the Roxbury Environmental Empowerment Project (REEP), a youth-led community organizing program that for 18 years has built youth power for environmental justice in Roxbury, Dorchester and across the City of Boston. I train and support REEP youth to organize and win local and regional policy change, including air quality standards, land-use for urban farming, and protection of public transportation access for youth riders in low-income, communities of color.â
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.