|Submission Date||March 1, 2019|
IN-25: Innovation B
|1.00 / 1.00||
Office of Sustainability
Name or title of the innovative policy, practice, program, or outcome:
A brief description of the innovative policy, practice, program, or outcome that outlines how credit criteria are met and any positive measurable outcomes associated with the innovation:
In partnership with The Nature Conservancy, Tufts held a Community Resilience Building Workshop on the Medford/Somerville campus to help uphold the Second Nature Climate Commitment goals. Over 60 community members attended. After reviewing the potential climate related hazards that threaten the local area, the attendees broke up into smaller groups and discussed the current vulnerabilities and strengths of the campus and what actions should be prioritized in moving forward.
Which of the following impact areas does the innovation most closely relate to? (select up to three):
Coordination & Planning
A letter of affirmation from an individual with relevant expertise or a press release or publication featuring the innovation :
The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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