08/09/2021 - CleanLaw Podcast - Disaster Response - Environmental Justice

CleanLaw – Hannah Perls and Aminta Ossom Talk about Human Rights and Climate Change

In this episode, Legal Fellow Hannah Perls speaks with Aminta Ossom, a Clinical Instructor at Harvard Law’s International Human Rights Clinic, where she focuses on equality, inclusion, and economic and social rights. They discuss how looking at environmental problems through a human rights lens can provide new insights and legal strategies for addressing environmental injustice in the United States and beyond. They also feature guest commentary from Tripti Poddar, a litigating attorney practicing in Delhi and Assam. Tripti is also a legal consultant with a legal empowerment organization called Nazdeek, which is based in Delhi, where she supports community-led advocacy and research on economic and social rights.

For a full transcript of this episode please see here.

CleanLaw Production Team: Robin Just, Andy Dolph, and Sara Levy

CleanLaw: Harvard Environmental & Energy Law · 60-A Human Rights View of Environmental Problems, Aminta Ossom and Hannah Perls

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