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Cecilia Pineda

Lead Educator & Organizer, RADIKO

Cecilia is an organizer, educator, and researcher in New York City. Since 2012, they have worked with non-profit organizations around environmental and climate justice, education, and migrants rights. Ceci has created climate justice curriculum and facilitated workshops for public schools, higher education, community organizations, and national conferences. Ceci organizes with the Audre Lorde Project, a community organizing center let for and by queer, trans, gender non-conforming, and two-spirit people of color; Rising Tide NYC, a collective that organizes to challenge the root causes of climate change; and WE ACT for Environmental Justice around community-based resiliency and adaptation to climate change. Ceci has also volunteered with a community garden in Bed-Stuy for the past four years. Ceci is dedicated to addressing climate change with integrity to climate justice, and fighting for queer and trans* people of color liberation.