People’s Recovery Summit

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 02/01/2013 - 02/03/2013
12:00 am

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A 3-day city-wide gathering of workshops, panels, concerts and performances to unite for a more equitable and sustainable rebuilding in Sandy’s wake.

Friday MS/HS Youth Summit: https://www.facebook.com/events/392061107549534/

Desired Outcomes

  • Connecting the dots between residents + advocates
  • Connect environmental + economic justice, build better relationships between organizations towards a stronger, multi-tiered rebuilding process
  • Gather intelligence on what the City/State/Federal government are/aren’t doing, and what we need them to do
  • Unveil a Sandy Report with policy suggestions for equitable/accountable development
  • A human rights focus: accountability, transparency, participation
  • Focus the conversation on equitable real estate development

Takeaways

  • Community Toolkit of best practices for organizers + affected residents
  • Needs assessment at Summit
  • Sandy Pledge for politicians
  • Non-violent direct action training
  • Participatory budgeting (included in pledge)

Registration

*Donations welcome

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