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Publications
Designing and Facilitating Collaborative Research Design and Data Analysis Workshops: Lessons Learned in the Healthy Neighborhoods Study
by Vedette Gavin

A lack of resources on community research design is an impediment to more community-engaged research. This article describes how a consortium of community residents, grassroots community organizations, and academic and public institutions implemented collaborative research design and data analysis processes as part of a participatory action research (PAR) study investigating the relationship between neighborhoods and health in the greater Boston area.

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CLF takes on a fight for industrial uses, this time in Charlestown

Campbell says CLF is championing this cause because of its role as a watchdog of state waterfront regulations, a responsibility that includes designated port areas. He says CLF has become more involved lately because these industrial parcels, and the jobs they support, are under greater threat amid the heat of the real estate market.

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Environment Committee Considers Range Of Climate Bills

“First it creates consistency and predictability in planning for climate risks in state licensing, permitting financing and capital projects,” Deanna Moran of the Conservation Law Foundation testified, in support of the bill. “Second, it requires investor-owned utilities to proactively plan for climate risks.”

Jobs
Staff Attorney (Climate Justice and Community Resilience)

Conservation Law Foundation (CLF) is seeking a staff attorney to join our team working to protect New England’s environment for all people. The staff attorney will work on climate and transportation justice and resilience with staff in CLF’s Community Resilience and Healthy Communities & Environmental Justice Programs (HCEJ). This position is based in CLF’s Boston…

Jobs
Climate Justice and Community Resilience Policy Analyst

Conservation Law Foundation (CLF) is seeking a policy analyst to join our team working to protect New England’s environment for all people. The policy analyst will work on climate and transportation justice and resilience with staff in CLF’s Community Resilience and Healthy Communities & Environmental Justice Programs (HCEJ). This position is based in CLF’s Boston…

Jobs
Staff Attorney (Clean Air and Water/Strategic Litigation)

Conservation Law Foundation (CLF) is seeking a staff attorney with 3 to 5 years of experience to join our team working to protect New England’s environment for all people. The staff attorney will work with CLF’s Clean Air and Water and Strategic Litigation programs, and can be based in any of our state offices. What…