United States: Organizations Nominated To Support The 2020 Campaign

As part of Climate Scorecard Report #17 we asked our Country Managers to provide a list of organizations in their countries that might help support our 2020 Campaign. Over the next several months we hope to explore whether the organizations listed below, and others, are interested in supporting the Campaign and implementing the recommendations provided by our Country Managers in Report #16.

350.org

350.org’s mission is to end the age of fossil fuels and build a world of community-led renewable energy for all. 

Contact:

Executive Director: May Boeve
Twitter: @mayboeve
Address: 350.org 20 Jay St Suite 732 Brooklyn, NY 11201 USA
Contact form: https://350.org/contact/ 

Sierra Club

Sierra Club’s mission is to defend everyone’s right to a healthy world. The NGO organizes across the United States to mobilize millions of supporters to fight climate change, defend public lands, protect wildlife, and foster social justice. 

Contact:

Executive Director: Michael Brune
Email: michael.brune@sierraclub.org
Twitter: @bruneski

Union of Concerned Scientists

The Union of Concerned Scientists’ mission is to use science to protect our health, safety, and environment.

Contact:

President: Kenneth Kimmell
Twitter: @KenKimmell
Contact media information: Lisa Nurnberger, lnurnburger@ucsusa.org 

We Are Still In

“We Are Still In” is a coalition of over 3,500 representatives from all 50 states, spanning large and small businesses, mayors and governors, university presidents, faith leaders, tribal leaders, and cultural institutions dedicated to upholding the U.S.’ commitments to the Paris Agreement.

Contact: communication@wearestillin.com 

U.S. Global Change Research Program

The U.S. Global Change Research Program (USGCRP) is a Federal program mandated by Congress to coordinate Federal research and investments in understanding the forces shaping the global environment, both human and natural, and their impacts on society. USGCRP facilitates collaboration and cooperation across its 13 Federal member agencies to advance understanding of the changing Earth system and maximize efficiencies in Federal global change research.

Contact:

Executive Director: Dr. Michael Kuperberg
Contact using web form: https://www.globalchange.gov/staff/dr-michael-kuperberg

Grist

Grist is an online media source dedicated to climate and environmental justice issues.

Contact:

Executive Editor: Nikhil Swaminathan
Twitter: @sw4mi
Contact form: https://grist.org/contact/

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