DWEJ Welcome Video
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Michigan Becomes a National Climate Leader with New Carbon-Neutral Goal
On September 23, 2020, Michigan Gov. Whitmer announced a new executive order setting a goal to achieve economy-wide carbon neutrality in our state by 2050.
The Bridge Comes to Delray
A personal and historical look at the Delray community in Southwest Detroit, which faces major changes with construction of the Gordie Howe International Bridge, which will span the Detroit River, connecting Detroit with Windsor, Ontario.
The Impact of Environmental Racism in Detroit with Senator Warren & Representative Tlaib
Join US Senator Elizabeth Warren (MA) and US Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib (MI-13 District) as they tour Southwest Detroit and meet with residents, discussing the harmful environmental issues they face every day.
Detroit Youth Climate Action Summit
A look back at the 2015 Youth Climate Summits held in Detroit. DWEJ was one of the partner organizations that put on the events.
FROM THE BOTTOM UP: Climate Action in Detroit
Take a look at the mini documentary that DWEJ commissioned Diane Cheklich, a local climate advocate and documentary filmmaker, to direct, in order to relay the story behind the creation of Detroit’s first grassroots Climate Action Plan.