Addressing Climate Risk through Equitable Community Development
Wednesday, July 21, 2021
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Climate change poses substantial risks to our economy, our financial system, and our communities. Low- and moderate-income (LMI) communities and communities of color are disproportionately vulnerable to more frequent and severe climate shocks and stresses such as fires, floods, droughts, and extreme heat.
This virtual event on climate risk in the western United States explored the broad financial and economic impacts of climate change and how the community development field can take action to advance equitable climate adaptation and resilience.