Beverly Wright

Beverly Wright

Dr. Beverly Wright is founder and executive director of the Deep South Center for Environmental Justice, and a member of the White House Environmental Justice Advisory Council. The Deep South Center for Environmental Justice is a partner of the Bloomberg Philanthropies Beyond Petrochemicals campaign.


From the Nile to the Mississippi, petrochemicals are the next big climate fight around the world

By: - December 2, 2022

Recently I returned from the United Nations Climate Change Conference or Conference of the Parties, known as COP27, in Sharm El Sheik, Egypt, where I joined global leaders, advocates and NGOs who are charting the global path forward on climate. As I met with people from around the world to highlight the importance of environmental […]