Angelou Ezeilo is founder and CEO of the Greening Youth Foundation. A leading social entrepreneur, she was a 2016 Ashoka Fellow, is a member of the National Center for Civil and Human Rights’ Women in Solidarity Society, and is on the boards of the Atlanta Audubon Society and the South Fork Conservancy. She and her husband split their time between Atlanta and Victoria Island, Nigeria.
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Saturday, August 03, 2019
Seeing Color in Green Spaces: How to Increase Diversity in Conservation
Over the last couple of decades working in the environmental space, I’ve discovered that for many Black people, especially older generations, the outdoors conjures a lot of historical negativity that they’d rather forget. Carolyn Finney persuasively investigated this phenomenon in her 2014 book,...