Programs and Projects
Creating a green workforce and an environmentally engaged community for the future of Detroit
A community-led, evidence-backed action plan to reduce air pollution, save billions of dollars annually, and improve the health of Detroit Metro residents
A unique, grassroots effort that led to significant changes in how Detroit approaches environmental sustainability.
An embodied vision for sustainability
Shaping equitable, sustainable energy policy for Detroit and Michigan’s future
Helping Detroiters reduce their household energy bills while reducing greenhouse gas emissions
Training the green leaders of tomorrow
Knowledge is Power
Building environmental justice networks and knowledge across Michigan
Making a Living. Making a Difference.
Using an interactive mapping technology to identify vulnerable populations and neighborhoods in Michigan
Environmental justice officially gets “a seat at the table” in Michigan
Giving a voice to residents facing the loss of their neighborhood to an international construction project
DWEJ supports Detroit’s efforts to respond to and prepare for Climate Change.
Detroit City Government gets behind climate change action
University students learn professional skills and create innovative projects in collaboration with DWEJ