FAQs & Resources

Why would I participate in the Youth Climate Action Summit?

  • Hear the latest climate change research and learn about the economic and ecological consequences of climate change.
  • Learn strategies to respond and adapt to climate change in your region and in the process, save money for your schools and communities.
  • Develop a Climate Action Plan to take back to your school and community.
  • Benefit through increased knowledge and the development of leadership skills.
  • Network with other schools regionally and beyond to learn about successful climate action by youth.

 

 

 

RESOURCES

United Nations Environmental Program: https://www.unep.org/interactive/emissions-gap-report/2020/

Resources for organizing action: https://futuregroundnetwork.org

Project Drawdown https://www.drawdown.org

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) interactive datasets: https://sos.noaa.gov/SOS_Explorer/

Tips on climate action: https://archive.curbed.com/2017/6/7/15749900/how-to-stop-climate-change-actions

Climate Change Art:http://www.jillpelto.com

The Right to be Cold: One Woman’s Story of Protecting Her Culture, the Arctic and the Whole Planet, by Sheila Watt-Cloutier

 

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