Alfredo was a panelist that national conference seeking to get diverse youth into environmental field, Mobilize Green, hosted at the City of Oakland. He was there representing the City of Portland Bureau of Planning and Sustainability.
Learning from Our Past: Stabilization Strategies to Offset Public-Investment Induced Gentrification Caused Displacement
Community of Practice is a group of concerned students and professionals that met in 2015 to consider how planners in Oregon can help advance the practice of not causing gentrification-caused displacement, particularly associated with public transportation investments.
Our white paper was published in the Oregon Chapter of the American Planners Association journal on December 2016.
A Oregon state university, Portland State University, had invested part of their endowment on coal and oil. Alfredo help lead a campaign which moved the PSU Foundation to adopt investment policy statements, that analyze environmental, social, and governance risks.