Agnese Nelms Haury Program in Environment and Social Justice

  • The Haury Program Releases Its New Community Partner Directory

    The Haury Program has compiled listings for over 400 organizations working in environment and social justice throughout the Southwest in their new Community Partner Directory. The program hopes it will help facilitate new partnerships and collaboration, and assist in identifying and filing gaps in services in the community.​

  • COMMUNITY-UNIVERSITY PARTNERSHIP LAUNCHES PROMOTORA WORKSHOP IN CLIMATE CHANGE

    In March 2016, Haury Program seed grant recipients, SERI and UA, began preparing promotoras to work in southern Tucson communities on issue of climate change. Dr. Monica Ramírez-Andreotta of the Department of Soil, Water and Environmental Science leads a class activity during the promotora workshop. 

  • Spring 2016 Visiting Fellowships focus on cities’ sustainability and food and water in arid lands

    The Haury Program is awarding $20,000 to visiting scholars to work with Tucson schools and participate in a fall conference hosted at the University of Arizona.

  • Haury Program Challenge Grant April 2017

    On April 25, 2017, the Agnese Nelms Haury Program in Environment and Social Justice awarded the 2nd Challenge Grant to STEM RISE Arizona

  • Next Generation Communications Initiative Awards Summer 2017

    The Agnese Nelms Haury Program in Environment and Social Justice’s Next Generation Communications Initiative awards has been awarded to the University of Arizona’s (UA) James E. Rogers College of Law’s Environmental Law Society (ELS).

  • Tucson Village Farm Awarded Seed Grant for Spring 2017

    The Haury Program awards 2-4 Seed Charitable Grants each year to projects that create teams of university and community members to seek solutions to social justice and environmental problems. 

  • Sustainable South Tucson: Seeking New Models for Economic Development in and with Marginalized Communities

    Haury Program funding will help to launch the Women’s Impact Fund, a collaboration between the YWCA and the James E. Roger’s School of Law.

  • Hot Spots for Heat Resilience in Border Cities: A Pilot Study in El Paso, Texas

    The Haury Program awards 2-4 Seed Charitable Grants each year to projects that create teams of university and community members to seek solutions to social justice and environmental problems.

  • Haury Program Announces Fellowships and Seed Grants

    Projects involving Tucson Village Farm, South Tucson and a Texas border city have been selected for grants that apply UA expertise to challenges in the community.

  • Investing in university-community projects to promote adaptability and resilience.

    The Haury Program announced the selections for its 2016 competitive grants to support partnerships between communities and University of Arizona researchers to work on solutions to social and environmental challenges.

  • COMMUNITY-UNIVERSITY PARTNERSHIP LAUNCHES PROJECT TO BUILD ON YAQUI RESILIENCY

    Maribel Alvarez, Associate Professor, UA School of Anthropology, and executive director of the Southwest Folklife Alliance launched a collaborative project with traditional Yaqui authorities in March 2016.