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Sunday, September 14 • 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Latino Millennial Voices on Conservation: Stories about Activism for Water and Land Protection - FREE ADMISSION

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Latino Millennial Voices on Conservation: Stories about Activism for Water and Land Protection

Young Latino Millennials from the Nuestro Rio Leadership program and Hispanic Access Foundation’s youth network will demonstrate how they've engaged broader audiences including elected officials in their states and in Washington, DC around the importance of protecting the Colorado River and its tributary, the Gila River, as well as balancing conservation of public lands and energy development. Presenters will share their personal experiences and how they've used social media to bring attention to conservation issues. These dynamic young people will also showcase the engagement tools they have used to build support among their peers and seize the attention of key decision makers.

Presenters:

Rosalia Salazar, Nuestro Rio

Ramon Verduzco, Nuestro Rio

Ian Dale, Nuestro Rio

Lorenzo Chavez, Nuestro Rio

Zoraida Martinez, 4 Stops, 1 Destination: Latino Engagement in the National Parks

Adrian Hernandez-Lopez, 4 Stops, 1 Destination: Latino Engagement in the National Parks

 


Moderators
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Maite Arce

Maite’s family emigrated to the U.S. from Mexico in search for work and a better life in the 1970s. She was raised in Southern California. While working in the nonprofit sector for many years, she realized how much easier life could have been for her parents had they had access to information, resources, and personalized guidance to help them navigate the surroundings of their adopted country upon their arrival to the U.S. Her family has... Read More →

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Sunday September 14, 2014 3:30pm - 4:30pm
The Dairy Center for the Arts, East Theater 26th & Walnut Street | Boulder, CO 80302

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