On Friday, April 15, UC’s Center for Public Engagement with Science is hosting a Community Partnership for Sustainability event, a unique opportunity for Cincinnati-area researchers, faculty, and students to connect with community partners working in sustainability. The virtual event from 12–2pm features presentations by community organizations and is followed by an in-person networking reception from 3–5pm at UC, featuring a live stream of the 2022 UC Sustainability Awards.
Join us in learning about important sustainability work carried out by community organizations in Greater Cincinnati, how these organizations partner with universities, and potential opportunities to get involved!
Green Cincinnati Plan & Sustainability Management, City of Cincinnati Office of Environment and Sustainability
The Green Cincinnati Plan proposes strategies for developing a sustainable, equitable, and resilient Cincinnati, including initiatives to reduce the city’s carbon emissions 80% by 2050.
Education Director, Cincinnati Nature Center
Cincinnati Nature Center inspires conservation by offering diverse outdoor programming and educational opportunities that help Cincinnatians connect with the biodiverse natural world of southwestern Ohio.
Executive Director, Confluence, Water Technology Innovation Cluster
Confluence is a concentration of interconnected organizations that work together to promote economic growth and technological innovation in the water space of the Ohio River Valley Region.
Community Outreach Coordinator, Groundwork Ohio River Valley
Groundwork Ohio River Valley engages youths and community organizations in sustainability projects to combat climate change and build more equitable and resilient neighborhoods.
Executive Director, Green Umbrella
Green Umbrella is a leader in sustainability collaboration, working with businesses, organizations, and citizens to create resiliency and sustainability throughout the Greater Cincinnati tri-state area.
To register, fill out the form here: https://bit.ly/PEWS-CPS22.
A Zoom link and reception location will be emailed to registrants prior to the event.