Preparing the Workforce for the Clean Energy Economy: LEED Cities Advancing a Just Transition
Apr 7, 2023, 1:00 - 2:00 PM ET
GBCI Continuing Education: LEED AP ND, LEED Green Associate
Local governments are connecting their climate and sustainability goals with programs to develop and train the workforce and build career pathways. These efforts are also engaging workers from low income communities and communities of color. From St. Louis’ green jobs workforce development pilot program to Charlotte’s RENEW program to Denver’s Green Jobs strategy, we will hear directly from local government leaders and their partners. How were their programs initiated and funded? What outcomes do they seek to improve? How are they engaging the community in the work? And what does a just transition to a climate resilient, sustainable city look like?