advocate for change

There are many ways to take action for a healthy environment. You can find opportunities to get involved with the following initiatives that are focused on specific environmental exposures or health concerns. Women for a Healthy Environment collaborates with dozens of organizations and individuals to advance the primary prevention of exposure to environmental harms in our homes, schools, and early learning centers.


Don’t hesitate to reach out about WHE’s advocacy and coalition building! 

Speakers Series with Dr. Jalonne White-Newsome, the White House's Chief Environmental Justice Officer

Our program focuses on the crucial issue of environmental justice, particularly in the face of climate change. The event will take place on Wednesday, May 1st, 2024, 6:00 – 8:30 pm, at the Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens in Pittsburgh.

During her talk, Dr. White-Newsome will shed light on the disproportionate impact of environmental pollution and climate change on low-income neighborhoods and communities of color.

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