Not all of us are able to focus on climate change right now. But for those who can, we’ll hear from climate leaders, learn about quick actions we can take to help climate change, and get trained by Citizens Climate Lobby experts-in-advocacy. You can attend this virtual Earth Day event from home.!
1-4 p.m., online. RSVP here: https://unitingfromhome.eventbrite.com, and tag a friend on the Facebook event page!
1:00 pm ET - Keynote speaker Dr. Katharine Hayhoe, who is a world-renowned climate scientist, evangelical Christian, and host of the video series, Global Weirding
1:45 pm ET - 3 easy actions you can take from home to help the climate right now.
2:00 pm ET - Choose ONE of the four breakout sessions listed below. Breakout lengths vary from 1-2 hours.
1. Climate Advocate Training [two hours]
For those brand new to Citizens Climate Lobby, this training will give you all the tools you need to be an effective climate advocate as well as a strong background in our organization.
2. CCL Volunteer Spotlight Panel, Moderated by Peterson Toscano, Citizens’ Climate Radio Host [one hour]
3. Climate Organizing During the Pandemic [90 minutes]
CCL staff will cover working with Congress, best messaging about climate for our outreach and media work, ways to be in action from home, and how to work on climate during these challenging times.
4. Depolarizing Within: A Better Way to Prepare for Climate Discussions, presented by Braver Angels [two hours]