Insights by WE ACT for Environmental Justice

WE ACT’s mission is to build healthy communities by ensuring that people of color and/or low income residents participate meaningfully in the creation of sound and fair environmental health and protection policies and practices. WE ACT envisions a community that has:

  • Projects Solar panels, transmission towers, and smoke.

    Expanding AG EJ Practice — A Resource

    Updated 4.21.22. This resource gives an overview of environmental justice and provides guidance for AG offices looking to set up or expand their work in the EJ practice area. It highlights influential moments in EJ history, provides a look into mapping tools states have used to identify EJ communities, identifies current federal and state policies that implement EJ practices, and tracks EJ updates in the media.