Vasiliki (Vicky) Karanikola is working with communities in northeast part of The Navajo Nation such as Leupp, Tolani Lake, Cameron, Birdsprings, and Coalmine Chapters, as well as the former Bennett Freeze Area and the Apache tribe to understand the technical and social challenges they face in order to have access to clean water and develop a plan that will provide quality of life within the community.
The Agnese Nelms Haury Program in Environment and Social Justice (Haury Program) is pleased to announce the recipients of its Spring 2018 awards for seed grants and faculty fellowships.
The Spring 2018 seed grants are awarded to two teams working in Arizona.
An update from El Paso, Texas: Hot Spots for Heat Resilience in Border Cities, a Haury Program Seed grant
On April 25, 2018, the Agnese Nelms Haury Program in Environment and Social Justice awarded the 3rd Challenge Grant to a partnership between the University of Arizona Community and School Garden Program and Flowers and Bullets Collective. The project, La Siembra: Sowing a New Model of Community Engagement through Urban Agriculture, involves the community in the planning, development, implementation and evaluation of an urban farm on the vacant site of the former Julia Keen Elementary School.