Dr. Mavis Dako-Gyeke
Department of Social Work
University of Ghana, Legon
Osu Children’s Home, Accra
March 21st, 2017
OUTLINE OF PRESENTATION
• What is the Issue?
• The Nexus Between Social Work and Environmental Sustainability
• Historical Perspective on Social Work Environmentalism
• Social Work and the Environmental Sustainability Nexus
• How to Address the Three Elements of Sustainability
• Exploitive Environmental Concerns
• Environmental Racism
• Conclusions and Implications
• What is the Way Forward?