Select Page
Loading Events
  • This event has passed.

Climate Change & Food in Dallas: Be Part of the Solution!

November 21 , 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Join us for a conversation with local environmental experts, facilitated by Susybelle Gosslee. Special Interest will be placed on the climate change problem, how it affects food production, and the solutions to create enough food for a growing population. At the end of the program, the audience is invited to engage the experts in Q&A.

SPEAKERS:

MOLLY ROOKE, an environmental activist for many years, will give an overview of the United Nations report
on Climate Change and Food. She will talk about how the changes in the climate affect food production,
distribution and availability to different socio-economic levels in the world and in Dallas.

JAMES MCGUIRE, Director of Dallas Office of Environmental Quality and Sustainability, will speak about
the city of Dallas’ plans to address climate change and how the city plans to improve the quality and
sustainability of Dallas’ environment.

DR. JOE MASABNI, East Texas A&M Extension Service Agrilife Small-Acreage Vegetable Specialist, will
speak on the effect of climate change on the vegetable production for small acreage producers.

DR. GENHUA NIU, Dallas Texas A&M Extension Service Agrilife, will speak about the environmental stress
on vegetables, urban landscaping, and gardening.

Details

Date:
November 21
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Event Category:
Event Tags:
, , , ,
Website:
https://z-m-www.facebook.com/events/2484873278502561/

Organizer

Dallas Peace & Justice Center
Phone:
(682) 256-0781
Website:
https://www.dpjc.org

Venue

First Unitarian Church of Dallas – Channing Hall
4015 Normandy Ave
Dallas, TX 75225 United States
+ Google Map

Upcoming Events

Saving Woodpeckers: Longleaf Pine Reforestation

January 18, 2020 - January 20, 2020
Kountze, TX, United States

Whooping Crane Festival – Port Aransas

February 20, 2020 - February 23, 2020
Austwell, TX, United States

EarthxFilm Festival 2020 Begins

April 17, 2020 , 12:00 am - April 26, 2020 , 11:59 pm
Dallas, TX, United States

EXPO EarthX2020 – The World’s Largest Environmental Experience – Day 1

April 24, 2020 , 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Dallas, TX, United States

EarthxGlobalGala – An Eco-Star-Studded Evening of Elegance

April 24, 2020 , 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Dallas, TX, United States

EXPO EarthX2020 – The World’s Largest Environmental Experience – Day 2

April 25, 2020 , 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Dallas, TX, United States

EarthxFilm Festival 2020 – Final Day and Awards Ceremony

April 26, 2020 , 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Dallas, TX, United States

EXPO EarthX2020 – The World’s Largest Environmental Experience – Day 3

April 26, 2020 , 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Dallas, TX, United States

Climate Change in New Orleans: A Symposium and Observation

June 1, 2020 , 8:00 am - June 4, 2020 , 5:00 pm
New Orleans, LA, United States

Saving Sea Turtles: South Padre

June 26, 2020 - June 28, 2020
South Padre Island, TX, United States

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This