Resilience 2:1 Conversation

How the rich wreck the climate (and how to stop them)

Private jets. Mega-yachts. Helicopters. Mansions. The luxury lifestyles of the ultra-rich are pumping our air full of pollutants. So how do we clean them up. We’re destroying our environment at an alarming rate. But it doesn’t need to be this way. Our new channel Planet A explores the shift towards an eco-friendly world — and […]

Revealed: how climate breakdown is supercharging toll of extreme weather

Chart showing extreme what types of weather events have been made more severe or likely by human-caused global heating. But with a crunch UN climate summit in Egypt in November fast approaching … Spread the word

Environmental science lesson for kids, summer nature program

I wanted to send some positive feedback – I was teaching an environmental science lesson to the kids in my summer nature program, and when they were doing a sustainability webquest they ended up on the Resilience 2 to 1 Resources webpage. They thought I should tell you we were using it as a resource […]

The Voice of Present & Future Generations

As a global social innovation enterprise, we combine grassroots action with advocacy at the highest levels of policy making to create a just, equitable, peaceful and nuclear-weapons-free world. The anthropogenic impacts of climate change and biodiversity loss disproportionately affect regions and communities least responsible for it – amongst them young people, the old and the […]

As the Planet Cooks, Climate Stalls as a Political Issue

Summers in Maricopa County, Ariz., have become at times unbearable, Kyle Hawkinson said on Friday. Smog and haze hung heavily over Phoenix, and residents were bracing for fire season, when the heat and air pollution would only grow worse. Climate change, he said, is at least partly to blame. Spread the word

Virtual forum for urban leaders

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Perhaps you want to know what they know?

If you could ask a post-secondary student anything about climate change, what would you ask? Perhaps you want to know what they know? Or are they afraid or concerned? Are they depressed? Do they think anything can be done? What should they do? Spread the word

Psychological Roots of the Climate Crisis

Crying and grieving for the state of earth can energize our sense of lively entitlement to repair and protect her. Indeed, we cry when we feel real loss of what we love. Children are rightly saying the earth is on fire and their wise prescription is to COOL IT! Spread the word