Climate Change Forum for Extension
April 19, 2021 @ 8:00 am – April 21, 2021 @ 5:00 pm
Climate Change in Extension: Elevating and Amplifying Action
“This virtual 3-day forum will take place April 19-21, 2021, starting at noon ET each day.
The event will bring together Extension faculty, staff, federal representatives, administrators, interested partners, and constituents to address the question: What can/should the Cooperative Extension System do to advance climate change programming?
- USDA-NIFA’s Director Carrie Castille and Cooperative Extension System/ECOP Executive Director Caroline Henney will be panelists on April 19.
- On April 20 Obahdiah Njue, University of Arkansas-Pine Bluff; Rich Bonanno (ECOP), NC State University, Karl Martin (North Central), University of Wisconsin, Brian Schilling, Rutgers University, and Ken White, Utah State University, empanel a leadership deep dive.