For today's blog post we continue our "resources I wish I knew" series that takes a look at environmental justice and climate change resources that we wish more social work students had access to in their MSW programs (or at least I wish I had access to when I was in mine!).
In this post we will take a look at some videos and webinar recordings that have helped shape my thinking and approach to action, and provide examples for how social workers can contribute to advancing inclusive, just, and transformative change. If you missed it, check out our Part 1 post of books and articles (primarily of social work practitioners and scholars).
As mentioned in the previous post, these are not exhaustive lists, but a starting point that we hope you will find helpful. Let us know what we're missing and we'll gladly add it to the list! Enjoy!
Our Connections to Problems & Solutions:
What is Green Social Work? by Karen Magruder
Natural Connections: Embodying Relationship With the Environment by Leah Prussia
Indigenous Climate Action: Community-Based Solutions Rooted in Decolonization by Climate Atlas of Canada
The Hidden Promise of Our Dark Age by Joanna Macy
Why Emotionally Intelligent Climate Work Matters by Britt Wray
Transforming Systems & Policy:
The Power of Multisolving for People and Climate by Elizabeth Sawin
Spotlight On: Environmental Racism by Climate Reality
The Story of Change by The Story of Stuff Project
Fighting Racism, Ending Inequality, and Winning the Green New Deal by Haymarket Books
CV Conversations: Dr. Melissa Lem from PaRx & CAPE by the Centre for Social Innovation
How to Transform Apocalypse Fatigue into Action on Global Warming by Per Espen Stoknes
A Message from the Future II: The Years of Repair by The Intercept & The Leap
Climate & Environmental Governance: