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
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
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
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 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
Sixteen leading energy, transport and industry multinationals will meet the global investor community for a high-level debate on financing innovative solutions to enable the global energy transition.
Monday Sept 18 Crowne Plaza Times Square,1605 Broadway, NY 10019 12:00pm 5:00pm
President Trump’s recent announcement that the U.S. will pull out of the Paris Climate Agreement has woken a sleeping giant. Since then, more than 900 investors, including Impax, along with cities, states, and universities representing a total of $6.2 trillion of the U.S. economy have pledged that they would still honor America’s emissions pledge. Yet, as climate risk makes its way to center stage in the investment community, the approach to managing climate risk remains highly debated.
Monday Sept 18 Yale Club, 50 Vanderbilt Ave, New York, NY 10017 11:30am 2:00pm
The Conference will feature five sessions, moderated by Secretary John Kerry, with key business, political and diplomatic leaders on critical topics including the future of energy; the role of the private sector; state, city and international efforts; bipartisan U.S. leadership; and citizen engagement and activism.
Monday Sept 18 Yale University 12:00pm 6:00pm
Concert for a Sustainable Planet hopes to foster a dialogue and inspire concrete action. The program features classical pieces, such as Beethoven's Eroica, alongside contemporary pieces, including world premieres by composers Ronen Shapira and Merlijn Twaalfhoven. Shapira joins the ensemble, and Twaalfhoven directs the performers together with the audience in an innovative, collaborative piece
Monday Sept 18 Carnegie Hall, 57th Street & Seventh Avenue, NY 10019 7PM 9.30PM