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
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
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
Bringing together the world’s preeminent thought leaders, influencers and decision makers from across the public, private and nonprofit space, the 2017 Concordia Annual Summit serves as a nonpartisan forum for exploring today’s most pressing global challenges and driving collective action.
Monday Sept 18 Grand Hyatt, New York 109 East 42nd Street, New York, NY 10017 9:00am 6:00pm
Scott M. Stringer, Betty T. Yee, Edward Kamonjoh, Executive Director of the 50/50 Climate Project and Michael Garland, Assistant Comptroller for Corporate Governance and Responsible Investment, New York City Comptroller’s Office will engage in a conversation on investors’ strategies and successes to prompt companies to manage climate risk and identify new business opportunities.
Monday Sept 18 BNP Paribas Innovation Lab 787 Seventh Avenue, 30th FL. New York, NY 10019 4:00pm 7:00pm
This roundtable discussion, hosted by the Asia Society Policy Institute (ASPI) and Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), will bring together experts and practitioners from the public and private sectors to explore the latest developments in carbon markets in Asia and their potential implications for global economic actors.
Monday Sept 18 725 Park Avenue New York, NY 10021 4:00pm 5:30pm
The Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) and the Global Association of Master's in Development Practice Programs (MDP) will hold the Fifth Annual International Conference on Sustainable Development (ICSD) on September 18-19, 2017, at Columbia University in New York City
Monday Sept 18 Lerner Hall, Columbia University, Broadway, NY 10027 9AM 5PM