City of Albuquerque Cannabis Equity Convening: Jan. 25, 2022

Information about City of Albuquerque Cannabis Equity Convening.


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Jan 25, 2022
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM


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We are honored that you have taken the time to let us know if you are available to participate in a conversation about cannabis x marijuana equity in the city of Albuquerque.

Legalization is here and we want to make sure that our communities are included in conversations on how we all can participate.

What funds are needed? What education do we need to have? How is access granted? How will tax dollars be allocated?

Join us as we chart a true plan for cannabis x marijuana equity in this city.

Goals of Convening:

Define equity and what it means to the New Mexico marijuana / cannabis industry.
Discuss the implications of the war on drugs and its negative impact on BIPOC communities.
Hear what community members desire to see in a social equity program.
Compensate and honor attendees for their expertise and time.

Who is Invited:

Community members who have been negatively impacted by the war on drugs; and/or
Previously incarcerated people
Those previously charged with drug offense(s)
Those with family members incarcerated or charged with drug offense(s)
Are part of a historically underrepresented community; and/or
Refers to groups who have been denied access and/or suffered past institutional discrimination in the United States and, according to the Census and other federal measuring tools, includes African Americans, Asian Americans, Hispanics or Chicanos/Latinos, and Native Americans.
Have an interest in entering in marijauna / cannabis industry; and/or
Have an interest in participating as an auxiliary business or organization in the marijuana / cannabis industry

Limited spots available for the call, however we are calling for any community input via our contact form.