This panel discussion will explore the advantages and disadvantages of litigation as a strategy for policy change and promoting food equity. It will also explore the role of litigation in defending food policies that The Trump Administration or Congress are seeking to reverse. A discussion will follow the panel.
Outside the week 55 West 125th Street, 7th Floor New York, NY 10027 Thursday September 14th 9:00am 10:30am
Join in this program previewing hot topics that we expect to be covered during Climate Week. What’s going to get discussed? How might that be relevant to your philanthropy goals?
Outside the week 1500 Broadway, 7th Floor; NYC New York, NY 10036 Friday Sept 15th 10:00am 12:00pm
The ISO 14097 standard, planned for 2019 will provide technical guidance to financial institutions on climate-related metrics, in line with the recommendations of the TCFD, the provisions of Article 173 in France, and other climate-related disclosure requirements in preparation.
Outside the week 1 North 4th Place Brooklyn, NY 11249 Friday September 15 at 5:30PM 9:00PM
Those of us in the humanities, social sciences, arts, and community activism study human motivation, creativity, agency, and ways of living. How can we use that study to imagine the transformations and losses of climate change? How can we make concrete the challenges that humans will face in the next century?
Outside the week 1 Washington Place New York, NY 10003 Friday September 15th 9:30am 6:00pm
Theatre in the Age of Climate Change, a HowlRound blog series curated by Chantal Bilodeau to coincide with Climate Week NYC, looks at how theatre artists are responding to the global climate crisis
Outside the week Online Sunday September 17 at 12 noon TBC
Equator Prize celebrates local heroes working on the frontlines of environment, poverty, and climate challenge. An Academy Awards-style event, the ceremony will convene over 1,500 people.
Outside the week Town Hall Theatre, NY 10036 Sunday September 17 at 7PM 9PM
The Social Good Summit examines the impact of technology and new media on social good initiatives around the world. It unites a dynamic community of global leaders and grassroots activists to discuss solutions for the greatest challenges of our time. Our theme, #2030NOW, asks the question, “What type of world do I want to live in by the year 2030?”
Outside the week 92nd St Y Sunday September 17th 9:00am 5:00pm
The Solve Challenge Finals in New York City will bring together selected innovators to pitch their solutions to a panel of expert judges and a live audience on Solve’s 2017 Global Challenges.
Outside the week Apella at Alexandria Center 450 E 29th St New York, NY 10016 Sunday September 17th 9:00am 7:00pm
This will be is a rare opportunity to see many up and coming cleantech companies all in one place and meet the founders who are making it all happen. Join us for a night of cutting-edge innovation and register today.
Outside the week The New York Academy of Sciences 7 World Trade Center 250 Greenwich St - 40th Floor Monday September 25th 5:30pm 9:00pm
State actions increasingly define the future of our nation’s energy system and determine our national response to climate change. A distinguished group of speakers, including attorneys general and high-level policymakers from across the country, will discuss how states are developing innovative climate and energy strategies and using both litigation and policy to create cleaner, more resilient energy systems.
Outside the week 40 Washington Square South – Vanderbilt Hall New York, NY 10012 Tuesday September 26th 9:30am 4:30pm
Join industry leaders, technology providers and State officials September 26-27 in Brooklyn for New York REV Future 2017. Explore how new business models and partnerships are leading New York towards a clean energy economy.
Outside the week 333 Adams Street Brooklyn, NY 11201 Tuesday September 26th 8:00am 12:30pm
Please join us for A Sustainable Future: Linking International Development and Conservation on Tuesday, September 26 at the Central Park Zoo. The evening will begin at 5:30 pm with a reception and panel discussion by expert panelists followed by a keynote dinner with Achim Steiner, Administrator of UNDP, at 7:30 pm.
Outside the week Central Park Zoo E 64th St & 5th Ave New York, NY 10021 Tuesday September 26th 5:30pm 9:30pm
Join Dopper, Be Social Change, and B Lab on Tuesday, September 26th for our next B-Talks, a monthly gathering to be inspired with stories of how businesses can be used as a force for good while networking with professionals and entrepreneurs working in social enterprises, non-profits, B Corps, and socially-conscious businesses.
Outside the week Centre for Social Innovation 601 West 26th Street #325 New York, NY 10001 Tuesday September 26th 6:30pm 9:00pm