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Climate Change on Trial: An Earth Day Conversation with Julia Olson, Lead Attorney for Landmark Children's Climate Lawsuit

  • The Fowler Museum at UCLA 308 Charles E Young Drive North Los Angeles, CA, 90024 United States (map)


Join CRP Leaders and attend an Earth Day event hosted by UCLA School of Law’s Emmett Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, Julia Olson, Executive Director and Chief Legal Counsel for Our Children’s Trust, and lead attorney for the youth plaintiffs, will deliver an evening lecture to discuss this groundbreaking case. Olson’s work has been profiled in 60 MinutesThe Washington PostCNNVogueNPR, and many other leading media outlets. University of Oregon Law Professor Mary Wood told The New York Times, “she has built not just a case, but a movement.”

Following the lecture, UCLA Emmett Institute Faculty Director and Shapiro Law Professor Ann Carlson will moderate a discussion and Q&A with the speaker. A reception will precede the event. The event is open to the public.

The event is co-sponsored by UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability, UCLA Sustainability, and the UCLA Sustainable LA Grand Challenge.

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Reception starts 5:15PM.