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
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 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
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
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
This panel brings together industry leaders, advocates, policy makers and project opponents to examine leading edge developments and prospects for the northeast.
Monday Sept 18 Columbia Law School, 420 West 116 Street New York, NY 10027 7:00pm 9:00pm
This year, the Forum theme is Financing the 2030 Agenda: Unlocking Prosperity. With just thirteen years left to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the global community needs to unlock innovative forms of financing at an unprecedented scale, redirect existing financial flows to be consistent with sustainable development, and catalyze responsible business growth to achieve the Global Goals.
Monday Sept 18 UN Headquarters - Delegates Dining Room 12:30pm 3:00pm
This year’s Green Bank Congress will give attendees from the international private and public sectors the opportunity to discuss how Green Banks are working to crowd in private capital, and how the Green Bank model can be adapted to expand investment opportunities in emerging markets
Monday Sept 18 599 Lexington Ave, NY 10022 10AM 5.30PM
As technology advances, engineers are discovering new and exciting ways to keep people and products cool, while doing the same for the planet. Exciting developments in refrigerants are helping to make this possible, so Danfoss is launching a global initiative this fall to spread awareness about the role refrigerants play in preserving our global climate.
Monday Sept 18 Online 12:00am 11:59pm