Tag: Climate

Sustainability & Climate Change Issue Update: Remember the climate change movement?

Twelve months ago, President Barack Obama vowed to reduce carbon emissions in the U.S. and the bar for the world. Now, he says climate change legislation is off the table for at least the next 3 years.

Posted in Issue Updates, Sustainability and Climate Change

Human Rights Issue Update: Mountains in the (CO2) Mist

Pretty much everyone can see how climate change is an environmental, economic and public health issue, but on a recent trip to China I was reminded that climate change also profoundly affects human rights.

Interview: Chris Fanning on “Outdoor Nation”

This June, thousands of young people will descend upon New York City’s Central Park to participate in the first ever Outdoor Nation Festival and Summit. Along with some rock climbing, kayaking and fishing in the world’s iconic urban park, more than 500 young leaders from across the country will engage in some heated policy discussion…