Talk of Alaska: A Just Transition to a regenerative economy

Will Alaska always be an oil state, or is there a future in which energy development isn’t the end-all-be-all of our economy? What would a transition to that future look like? A group of community organizations from around the state are convening for the Just Transition Summit to explore sustainable concepts, and how we can build a more equitable economy.

Listen:

HOST: Adelyn Baxter

GUESTS:

  • Ruth Miller, Climate Justice Co-Director, Native Movement
  • Pamela Miller, Executive Director, Alaska Community Action on Toxics
  • Jessica Girard, Executive Director, Fairbanks Climate Action Coalition

LINKS & RESOURCES:

https://www.justtransitionak.org/

Regenerative Economies: A Guide to a Thriving Alaska

Archived livestreams of Just Transition Summit 2022 on Facebook

PARTICIPATE:

Call 907-550-8422 (Anchorage) or 1-800-478-8255 (statewide) during the live broadcast.

Send an email to talk@alaskapublic.org (Comments may be read on air).

Post your comment during or after the live broadcast on social media (Comments may be read on air).

LIVE Broadcast: Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at 10 a.m. on APRN stations statewide.
LIVE Web stream: Click here to stream.

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Adelyn Baxter is Alaska Public Media's program producer. Reach her at abaxter@alaskapublic.org.

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