October 30 - Designing and Planning for Healthy Cities - A Conversation With Richard Jackson and Tim Beatley - 12:45 to 2:00 PM EDT

October 30 - Designing and Planning for Healthy Cities - A Conversation With Richard Jackson and Tim Beatley - 12:45 to 2:00 PM EDT
The environment that we construct affects both humans and our natural world in myriad ways. There is ...

Read More

NCSE’s 2015 National Energy Education Summit

NCSE's 2015 National Energy Education Summit

National Energy Education Summit -January 26, 2015 Organized by the Council of Energy Research and Education Leaders (CEREL)

 Hyatt Regency Crystal City at the Washington, DC National Airport

The Summit will engage energy educators at all levels ...

Read More

Come Learn More About our Featured Sponsor

Come Learn More About our Featured Sponsor


Be A Power For Change.

Antioch University New England offers a transformative education to every student who yearns to make a difference in the world. We don't take that trust lightly. Our rigorous, flexible, socially ...

Read More

Island Press Discount

Island Press Discount

SSF have made arrangements for the SSF community to receive a 20% discount on Island Press books and publications related to our webinars. We’ve launched an Island Press Offerings page on the SSF Website with the current listings.

Read More

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


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.

nca climate adaptation plans
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


Thank you to our sponsors for keeping SSF webinars free!

            Antioch University - New England            The Nature Generation       Eaton

Camdus Group         NALGEP logo        M W Group logo

Be Sociable with SSF, Share!
  • Twitter
  • Facebook
  • Delicious
  • email
  • Tumblr