Section Review

Now that you have finished this section on Environmental Justice, you should be comfortable:

  • Defining environmental justice and environmental racism
  • Identifying other examples of environmental racism in Canada and/or around the world
  • Understanding the risks associated with environmental racism
  • Identifying ways that the law can help to uphold the principles of environmental justice

Go back and review any of these topics before you move on to the next section on Species.




Environmental Justice

Lesson Plan: Fundamentals of Environmental Law
Lesson Plan: Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms
Lesson Plan: Tragedy of the Commons
Lesson Plan: Climate Litigation

Curriculum Connections


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