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COP28 - Is this Glass Half Full or Half Empty?

Climate Change,Paris Agreement,COP28,Climate Change Mitigation,UN,UNPCC

by Rate It Green Team

The 28th COP, or Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, took place in Dubai from November 20 to December 13, 2023. If you're an optimist, you might think it’s a great sign that a critical globa… more...

  Filed under: Climate Change

0 replies | 783 views | Posted on: 12/25/2023 | Last updated: 01/12/2024

Free Webinar: Red Alert for Our Planet, An Overview of COP26, Online January 27, 7 pm EDT

MetroWest Climate Solutions,COP26

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

In November 2021, at the conclusion of the UN Climate Change Conference (aka COP26), the organization's president announced that the Summit kept alive the goal of limiting climate change to 1.5 degrees C, but its pulse is weak. Earlier … more...

  Filed under: Climate Change

0 replies | 1496 views | Posted on: 01/17/2022 | Last updated: 01/17/2022

Climate Mobilization Act Series: Integrative Environmental Justice, September 22, 12-1:30 PM

Environmental Justice,Climate Mobilization Act

by Richard Minasian Student

New York City is taking an integrative approach to environmental justice (EJ) to address disproportionate environmental, climate, and health impacts on low-income communities and communities of color. Join us for a discussion of the necessa… more...

  Filed under: Climate Change

0 replies | 1990 views | Posted on: 08/29/2021 | Last updated: 08/29/2021

2021 Interfaith Summit on Vulnerability and Climate Change, Online, April 11, 2 - 4pm

Climate Change,Reslience,Interfaith

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

In the wake of the National Climate Assessment and UN report in 2018 on the projected serious consequences of unchecked climate change, interfaith leaders from the greater Boston area will come together with Communities Responding to Extrem… more...

  Filed under: Climate Change

0 replies | 1131 views | Posted on: 03/22/2021 | Last updated: 03/24/2021

Webinar: Moving Climate Action Forward - Will We Get the Job Done?, January 13, 1-2:15 PM

Climate Change,Environmental Actvitism,Sustainability,Climate Actio

by Richard Minasian Student

Join Harvard faculty, students, and fellow alumni for a cross-disciplinary conversation about climate change. Join Harvard faculty, students, and fellow alumni for a cross-disciplinary conversation about climate change. Emerging sci… more...

  Filed under: Climate Change

0 replies | 483 views | Posted on: 12/14/2020 | Last updated: 12/16/2020

NCSE Drawdown 2021 Conference - Research to Action: Science & Solutions for a Planet Under Pressure, Online, January 5-9, 2021

Climate Change,Sustainability,Greenhouse Gases,Environmental Policy,Climate Solutions,ecosystem,Global Challenges,NCSE,Research to Action

by Richard Minasian Student

The NCSE Drawdown 2021 Conference will feature everything our community values from past NCSE Annual Conferences with the addition of an exciting new collaboration with Project Drawdown. Given the staggering pace of change in the … more...

  Filed under: Climate Change

0 replies | 1588 views | Posted on: 12/11/2020 | Last updated: 12/12/2020

Webinar: A Briefing on the Biden Climate Plan - Implications for Real Estate & Infrastructure, December 16, 1-2 PM EST

Climate Change,Real Estate,Sustainability,Climate Plan,Infrastructure,Decarbonization,sustainable economy

by Richard Minasian Student

What will the Biden climate plan mean for real estate development, investment, and infrastructure? How will these regulations, tax incentives, federal procurement policies, and infrastructure investments help sweeten the business case for n… more...

  Filed under: Climate Change

0 replies | 888 views | Posted on: 12/05/2020 | Last updated: 12/05/2020

Webinar: Implementing Climate Action, Presented by USGBC Texas, September 17, 3-4:30 pm

USGBC Texas,Texas,Climate Plans

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

In 2017, six Texas cities -- including Austin, Dallas, Houston and San Antonio -- signed onto the Climate Mayors’ National Climate Agreement in support of the Paris Agreement and its international emission reduction targets set in 201… more...

  Filed under: Climate Change

0 replies | 904 views | Posted on: 09/01/2020 | Last updated: 09/01/2020

Webinar: Small Projects vs. Climate Change, June 29, 1-2 PM

Climate Change,Sustainability,sustainable design,Small Projects

by Richard Minasian Student

Join USGBC and AIA Chicago for the Small Projects vs. Climate Change webinar. In this webinar, we will share strategies and fundamental sustainable concepts that will help small residential and commercial projects take on the… more...

  Filed under: Climate Change

0 replies | 1145 views | Posted on: 06/17/2020 | Last updated: 06/17/2020

Free Webinar: The Climate Crisis including Top Topics in Climate Research - May 4, 12 - 1:30 pm EST

by Veer Mudambi Journalist - Writing Green

Since the start of the industrial age, the carbon dioxide content of the atmosphere has risen to the highest value in at least three million years, recently passing 415 parts per million. At the same time, global average surface temperature… more...

  Filed under: Climate Change

0 replies | 796 views | Posted on: 04/30/2020 | Last updated: 05/01/2020

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