On July 6th, Japan established The Japanese Climate Initiative and on July 11th, New Zealand launched the CEO Climate Leaders Coalition.
On behalf of the more than 230 cities and towns that are part of We Are Still In, we welcome the announcement today by Bloomberg Philanthropies of the “American Cities Climate Challenge”. It was a year ago today that the Trump Administration’s announced its intent to withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement. Now, this new program reinforces the leadership that cities and mayors have taken to help fulfill our promise to fight climate change over the last year.
Dear We Are Still In Signatories, Last June, you helped us launch the We Are Still In coalition to show the world that Americans, from every walk of life, care deeply about addressing climate change and protecting our planet. The world took note of your words and actions, and We Are Still In was a sensation globally. We thank you for signing the statement and for your continuing commitment to taking climate action.
The next few years of global climate action are crucial. Incremental action won’t be enough. That is why non-party actors will play an essential role in increasing the momentum to uphold the Paris Agreement and limit warming well below 2-degrees C.
Ahead of the premier climate event in 2018, the Global Climate Action Summit (September 12-14, San Francisco, California), America's climate leaders have an opportunity to accelerate progress towards the US climate targets under the Paris Agreement by submitting a 'contribution' through the US Climate Action Contribution Platform.
We Are Still In welcomes the first twelve individuals and organizations who have joined a newly formed Leaders’ Circle. The Leaders’ Circle includes representatives from each sector participating in the coalition. The first twelve organizations and individuals include the following:
Fifteen Cultural Institutions signed the We Are Still In declaration, aligning their educational and operational emissions with the emissions-reduction e
‘We Are Still In’ Coalition Launches Campaign to Drive Wave of Local Climate Action to Deliver on America's Pledge
Over the Earth Day weekend, the We Are Still In coalition will launch the ‘We Are Taking Action’ campaign
This webinar, featuring Matthew Rodriquez, Secretary of the California Environmental Protection Agency, discusses the upcoming Global Climate Action Summit taking place September 12-14 in San Francisco, California, and outlines how membe
Every year, millions of people around the world join the Earth Hour movement and switch off their lights for one hour to show support for protecting our planet and stopping climate change. This year, Earth Hour is at 8:30 p.m. your local time on Saturday, March 24.
McDonald’s Becomes the First Restaurant Company to Set Approved SBT to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Today, McDonald’s announces it will partner with franchisees and suppliers to reduce greenhouse gas emissions related to McDonald’s restaurants and offices by 36% by 2030 from a 2015 base year in a new strategy to address global climate change.
When the Trump administration announced its intent to withdraw from the Paris Agreement last year, few were surprised.