SIS Breaks it Down: Climate Justice in Washington, DC

SIS professor Malini Ranganathan conducted research in DC’s Ward 7 and learned how the city’s history of racism plays a role in residents’ everyday experiences and their vulnerability to the effects of climate change.

World Bank Dirty Loan Action, Washington DC

On April 7, 2009, dozens of activists in Washington DC joined with tens of thousands of concerned people around the world calling on the World Bank to reject the dirty loan, and to prevent catastrophic climate change while dealing ensuring decent lives for the poor of South Africa. Check out for more info.