Power Lines: Free Documentary Premiere (ATL) By Jumana Master

Georgia WAND, Nuclear Watch South, and Georgia Watch are partnering with Forage Films to present a FREE screening of Power Lines. Power Lines is a powerful documentary about the expansion of Georgia’s nuclear power plant, Plant Vogtle–a project 5 years behind schedule, $13 billion over budget, and funded for by Georgia Power customers. ************************** WHEN: Thursday, October 25 …

SAVE THE DATE: A Healthy, Prosperous, & Prepared Burke County: Leadership in Partnership

Georgia WAND and Partnership for Southern Equity are eager to host “A Healthy, Prosperous, and Prepared Burke County: Leadership in Partnership.” This conference is a two-day event of speakers, workshops, emergency preparedness information, and a health fair as an opportunity to bring together residents across age, race, gender, and field to share …

Savannah River Site’s Citizen’s Advisory Board (SRS CAB) Update

The Savannah River Site Citizens Advisory Board (SRS CAB) will meet on September 24-25, 2018 at the DoubleTree Hotel 2100 Bush River Road, Columbia, SC 29210. Day one will consist of updates from the Department of Energy (DOE), Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (SCDHEC), committees, and discussion on recommendations 354, 355, and draft recommendations. Voting items during the full CAB will be on the closure of recommendation 354, which is …

Georgia WAND at Alliance for Nuclear Accountability (ANA) Fall Meeting By Jumana Master

The Alliance for Nuclear Accountability (ANA) is a national nuclear watchdog of 30 member organizations that seeks to improve our nation’s mismanaged nuclear complex. Georgia WAND is a member of ANA, and Lindsay Harper, Jumana Master, and Cee’Cee’ Anderson are currently attending the ANA 2018 Fall Meeting in Boulder, Colorado. From September …

Georgia WAND Welcomes Jumana Master as Nuclear Harm Reduction Strategist By Becky Rafter

We are excited to welcome Jumana Master to the Georgia WAND team. Jumana, twice a former intern, came on board August 1, 2018 full-time as the Nuclear Harm Reduction Strategist. Jumana brings expertise in public health related to radiological exposure and a strong analysis about the need to center frontline communities in the work. …

Just Energy Summit 2018!

Georgia WAND as member of the Partnership for Southern Equity’s Just Energy Circle is co-hosting the upcoming 2018 Just Energy Summit “The Summit will weave community, policy, business and civic voices into collective action towards a more equitable, inclusive, clean energy future for Metro Atlanta and the American South. The 2018 Summit will serve …