Teaching Systems Thinking to Fill the Climate Literacy Gap

Teaching Systems Thinking to Fill the Climate Literacy Gap



Thu, Jun 1, 2017 1:15 PM - 2:45 PM EDT - REGISTER AT http://bit.ly/2r9ozxe

What will it take to produce a workforce that understands the relationships between environmental, social, and business factors so we can better address the ...

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Webinar: How Sustainable is Our Global Climate Ethos

Webinar: How Sustainable is Our Global Climate Ethos


How Sustainable is Our Global Climate Ethos and will it create a sustainable climate?
http://bit.ly/2qz2AQ9 June 8, 2017 at 1:15 to 2:45 PM EST


Building on decades of work across the globe by the public and private sectors, ...

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June 7th – Join us for the Economist Events’ Sustainability Summit in Austin

June 7th - Join us for the Economist Events’ Sustainability Summit in Austin





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The race for business to take the lead for global sustainability efforts is on. What does business leadership on sustainability look like in a profit-driven industry? How can ...

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Webinar: Ending Energy Poverty

Webinar: Ending Energy Poverty





MAY 30 @ 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM ET at http://bit.ly/2pXBSmD

Global electrification reached 85.3% in 2014, however, over 1 billion people still do not have electricity and more than 2.7 billion people are without clean ...

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What is the Island Press Urban Resilience Project?

What is the Island Press Urban Resilience Project?


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In 2013 Island Press launched the Urban Resilience Project (URP) with support from The Kresge Foundation and The JPB Foundation. The project is working to imagine and inspire the sustainable, equitable, resilient cities of the future. URP brings  together ...

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Chronology of Military and Intelligence Concerns About Climate Change

Chronology of Military and Intelligence Concerns About Climate Change

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As we look toward a new Administration in the United States, and the path forward on addressing the myriad threats in a rapidly-changing geostrategic landscape, it’s worth having a clearer understanding of how ...

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We are on LinkedIn!

We are on LinkedIn!

We are now on LinkedIn. Come join our Group!

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Welcome to the Security and Sustainability Forum

The Security and Sustainability Forum (SSF) is a public interest organization that produces learning events about climate security, which we define as the threats to society from a changing  climate and related disruptions to natural systems.  Our main products are free webinars that convene global experts on food and water security, public health, economic vitality, infrastructure, governance and other impacts that must be solved in meeting climate security challenges.

SSF also produces Security and Sustainability Radio, a live online radio show interviewing global climate security experts, in which the audience can call in to speak with the guests.     More about SSF.

Edward Saltzberg

Managing Director

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The National Climate Assessment

SSF and Second Nature have co-produced three webinars on the National Climate Assessment.  Join SSF for free access to the recorded videos.

 
Climate change is affecting human health, infrastructure, water resources, agriculture, energy, the natural environment and other sectors. There is mounting evidence that the costs to the nation of climate change impacts are high and will increase in the future. Check out the findings and join us for the webinar series to learn more nca observed temp change

Key Finding #11

Planning for adaptation (to address and prepare for impacts) and mitigation (to reduce emissions) activities is increasing, but progress with implementation is limited.

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nca drought graphic  A recent MIT/ ICLEI survey found 74% of U.S. cities have perceived changes in the climate, 59% of US cities are currently pursuing adaptation planning, with 13% having completed vulnerability assessments, read more about sustainable city planning


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