“Paris to Pittsburgh”

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Discover public national and local events related to learning more about climate change and taking action – whether online, in the streets, or in the auditorium. The more we know, the more effective we will be. And, the more we participate, the more we will build a community of people working for the welfare of our children and our grandchildren.

⭐️ = Of particular national relevance

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“Paris to Pittsburgh”

12/12/18

December 12, 2018
9pm ET/PT
National Geographic channel on television

From coastal cities to America’s heartland, Paris to Pittsburgh celebrates how Americans are demanding and developing real solutions in the face of climate change. And as the weather grows more deadly and destructive, they aren’t waiting on Washington to act.
Starting on December 13, the film will be available for free on digital platforms on National Geographic’s website, mobile app (Nat Geo TV App), Video On Demand and connected devices (such as Roku, AppleTV). Also starting December 13, the film will be available for one week on National Geographic’s YouTube channel.

Investing in Solutions to Stop Ocean Plastic

12/04/18

December 4, 2018
Webcast
1:00pm EST
Plastic waste in the ocean represents one of the most urgent and fast-growing ecological challenges of our time. Scientists estimate that more than half of the 8 million metric tons of plastic that flows into the ocean every year comes from developing countries in Southeast Asia, where waste management processes and recycling infrastructure have lagged behind rapid regional economic growth. How can companies and other stakeholders stem the tide? This one-hour, interactive webcast will provide insights about the complexity of the ocean plastic waste problem and why investment in waste management and collection is essential for businesses to address this global crisis.