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Global Advocacy

United Nations Climate Change Conference Paris 2015

Officially known as the 21st Conference of the Parties (or “COP”) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), the United Nations body which is responsible for climate.  The COP meets each year to make decisions that further the implementation of the Convention and to combat climate change.

United Nations Youth Envoy

Increases youth accessibility to the United Nations.

United Nations End Poverty Guidelines

Millenium development goals and beyond.

United Nations Sustainable Development

Decisions which will determine the global course of action to end poverty, promote prosperity and well-being for all, protect the environment and address climate change.

NYC Department of Environmental Protection

Provides K-12 students and teachers with a wide range of free programs and resources about the City’s vital water supply, wastewater treatment systems, sound and noise quality, and other environmental concerns.

Wildlife Conservation Society

The WCS implements four Global Initiatives: Business and Conservation, Climate Change, Communities and Conservation, and Ecosystem Services.

National Parks Conservation Association

Challenges and opportunities regarding issues facing national parks.

White House Council on Environmental Quality

Coordinates Federal environmental efforts and works closely with agencies and other White House offices in the development of environmental policies and initiatives.

Zero Hunger

Zero Hunger can be achieved by tackling food insecurity and malnutrition while promoting sustainable agriculture and food systems.

World We Want

Gathering the priorities of people from every corner of the world to help build a collective vision that will be used directly by the United Nations and World Leaders to plan a new development agenda.